[Autologous tissue reconstruction of tarsal plate combined with temporal flap in repairing full-thickness lower eyelid defect].
Zhong Nan Da Xue Xue Bao Yi Xue Ban 2017 Jun;42(6):662-666
Department of Medical Cosmetology, First Affiliated Hospital, University of South China, Hengyang Hunan 421001, China.
Objective: To evaluate the clinical effect of combination of autologous tissue reconstruction of tarsal plate with temporal flap on repair of full-thickness lower eyelid defect. Methods: Eleven patients (11 eyes) underwent hard palate mucosa or ear cartilage combined the emporal flap with the orbicularis oculi muscle to repair full-thickness defect of palpebra inferior. Of the 11 patients, 6 had more than 75% eyelid defect area, and 5 had more than 50% eyelid defect area. Read More