oa South African Medical Journal - Cicatricial ectropion : its plastic repair
|Article Title||Cicatricial ectropion : its plastic repair|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Author||L. Franklin Bishop, B.W. & Schrire|
|Publication Date||Jun 1952|
|Pages||530 - 531|
|Keyword(s)||Cicatricial ectropion, Mine-worker and Tubular pedicle graft|
A case of complete cicatricial ectropion of the right upper lid is descriptionbed. Repair by means of a tubular pedicle graft was performed. It is stressed that careless repair of wounds in the neighbourhood of the orbit leads to considerable disability and requires ingenuity and patience in order to obtain good function again.
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