Alternative to tarsorrhaphy in peripheral facial nerve palsy with expectation of functional recovery. Technical note

E. Fernandez, R. Pallini, G. Maira

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Abstract

A simple technique is described for protecting the cornea in patients with peripheral facial nerve palsy while waiting for recovery of nerve function. The application of an adhesive strip to the superior eyelid permits opening and closing of the eye, and provides good protection of the cornea.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)405-406
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Neurosurgery
Volume61
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1984

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Neuroscience(all)

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