Definition of Tarsorrhaphy. Meaning of Tarsorrhaphy. Synonyms of Tarsorrhaphy

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Tarsorrhaphy. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Tarsorrhaphy and, of course, Tarsorrhaphy synonyms and on the right images related to the word Tarsorrhaphy.

Definition of Tarsorrhaphy

Tarsorrhaphy
Tarsorrhaphy Tar*sor"rha*phy, n. [Tarsus + Gr. "rafh` seam, fr. ? to sew.] (Surg.) An operation to diminish the size of the opening between eyelids when enlarged by surrounding cicatrices.

Meaning of Tarsorrhaphy from wikipedia

- Tarsorrhaphy is a surgical procedure in which the eyelids are partially sewn together to narrow the eyelid opening. It may be done to protect the cornea...
- back into place. The eyelids are sewn together in a procedure known as tarsorrhaphy for about five days to keep the eye in place. Replaced eyes have a higher...
- preserve the tear film. In preparation for surgery, a patient may undergo a tarsorrhaphy, in which the eye is partially sewn shut temporarily to further protect...
- Eyelids Blepharoplasty East Asian blepharoplasty Epicanthoplasty Tarsorrhaphy Lacrimal system Dacryocystorhinostomy Punctoplasty...
- canthotomy is the surgical division of the outer canthus. Epicanthoplasty Tarsorrhaphy is a procedure in which the eyelids are partially sewn together to narrow...
- canthotomy is the surgical division of the outer canthus. Epicanthoplasty Tarsorrhaphy is a procedure in which the eyelids are partially sewn together to narrow...
- has some preliminary evidence of benefit. In severe cases of dry eyes, tarsorrhaphy may be performed where the eyelids are partially sewn together. This...
- ophthalmology and ophthalmic surgery. In 1826 he described the first tarsorrhaphy for closure of a portion of the eyelids for partial ectropion. In the...
- I except it has a 2 mm anterior nub designed to penetrate through a tarsorrhaphy. The type I format will be discussed here as it is more commonly used...
- the story. Google, alleging its search results for a misspelling of tarsorrhaphy started appearing in Bing results partway through the summer of 2010...
Loading...