Facial plast Surg 2013; 29(04): 281-288
DOI: 10.1055/s-0033-1349362
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Complications of Blepharoplasty

Brian Leatherbarrow1, Konal Saha2
  • 1Department of Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery, Manchester Royal Eye Hospital, Manchester, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
  • 2Corneoplastic Department, Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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Publication Date:
24 July 2013 (online)


This article provides a comprehensive discussion on the complications of blepharoplasty. We discuss the importance of preoperative counselling and surgical planning to provide the patient with a satisfactory outcome. Strategies are presented to manage common complications.