Achieving Symmetry in Lower Blepharoplasty Fat Removal

  • Jemshed A. Khan


These tips will make fat removal in a purely subtractive transconjunctival lower blepharoplasty procedure more symmetric to avoid postoperative surprises. Divide each fat pad flush with the orbital rim and check for residual fat using ballottement of the globe.


Symmetry Ballottement Prolapse 

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jemshed A. Khan
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  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyKansas University School of Medicine, Kansas University Medical CenterKansas CityUSA

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