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Is it possible to prevent ptosis (Droopy Eyelid)?

Pathologic droopy eyelid (ptosis) may develop due to aging, injury, or medical conditions. Ptosis is known as unilateral when it impacts one eye and bilateral when it impacts both eyes. It may be temporary or permanent. A patient may have

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Anti-Aging Treatments

The human body gets exposed every day to various harmful conditions such as UV radiation, the presence of preservatives in food, stress, exposure to tobacco smoke, and multiple other toxins. These factors can lead to the development of free radicals

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Can Eyelid Cysts be Cancerous?

In general, eyelid cysts and lesions are harmless. An ophthalmologist can provide an accurate diagnosis on the basis of history and a clinical exam. All suspicious cysts should be evaluated through a biopsy. Experienced oculoplastic surgeon Dr. Jennifer Hui of

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Treatment For Malignant Tumor in Eyelids

In the case of malignant eye tumors in the lids, early detection and treatment greatly enhance the chances of better outcomes. Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the eyelid are highly treatable forms of cancer if

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Blocked Tear Duct Treatment

Blocked Tear Ducts All patients do not require treatment for tear duct blockage. For instance, in a majority of babies, the obstruction will resolve as the drainage system of the child matures. Some newborns have a piece of tissue, known

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