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

Brian Leatherbarrow
Department of Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery, Manchester Royal Eye Hospital, Manchester, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Konal Saha
Corneoplastic 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.