Eyelid Injuries

  • Nadeen El ToukhyEmail author


Eyelid injuries are one of the common causes of ophthalmic emergencies. They can occur alone or as a part of a multiple injury. Proper management is required to restore both eyelid function and cosmetic appearance.


Eyelid trauma Lid wounds Marginal lid wounds Canalicular laceration Lid reconstruction 

Suggested Readings

  1. 1.
    Black E, Nesi-Eloff F, Nesi F. Eyelid laceration and lid defects In: Levine MR, Allen RC, editors. Manual of oculoplastic surgery, 5th ed. Springer; 2018.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    AbdelSalam R, ElToukhy E. Management of eyelid injuries. In: Garg A, editors. Clinical diagnosis and management of Ocular Trauma. New Delhi: Jaypee Publisher; 2009.Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    AbdelSalam R, ElToukhy E. Management of eyelid injuries. In Garg A editors. Surgical techniques in ophthalmology; oculoplasty and reconstructive surgery. New Delhi: Jaypee Publisher; 2010.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaUSA

Personalised recommendations