Facial plast Surg 2017; 33(06): 627-638
DOI: 10.1055/s-0037-1607975
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Options in Repositioning the Asymmetric Brow from Paralysis and Trauma

Thomas S. Lee
1  Department of Otolaryngology, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia
,
Lexie Wang
1  Department of Otolaryngology, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia
,
Reintine Han
2  American University of Antigua, College of Medicine, Osbourne, Antigua and Barbuda
,
Moustafa Mourad
3  Department of Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology and Facial Plastic Surgery Associates
,
Yadranko Ducic
3  Department of Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology and Facial Plastic Surgery Associates
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Publication Date:
01 December 2017 (online)

Abstract

Brow asymmetry is a relatively common occurrence, especially in the facial plastic surgeon's office. In this article, the authors review causes of brow asymmetry, pertinent anatomy, and a litany of treatment options including nonsurgical and surgical approaches. They offer an algorithm that summarizes the various techniques for management with the goal of tailoring treatment tactics to the individual patient's needs.