Ectropion

Ectropion

Classification of Ectropion

Involutional Ectropion

Etiology: due to horizontal laxity

Cicatrical Ectropion

Before and After Ectropion

Treatment: lubrication, surgery (skin graft for vertical elongation)   Photographs below show a patient who sustained SEVERE facial burns, with resultant cicatrical changes, complete eversion of the left upper eyelid with scarring of the lid margin/lashes to the area of the eyelid crease

To its left, is a photograph immediately after surgery. A skin graft was placed to release the scar and un-fold the upper eyelid.
Ectropion Ectropion

 

Paralytic

Anatomy & Function of the facial nerve

Etiologies

Symptoms

Treatment: