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Revision ptosis surgery for under-correction after Muller muscle conjunctival resection

Published:October 20, 2022DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bjps.2022.10.044
      We read with great interest the article entitled “Revision ptosis surgery for under-correction after Muller muscle conjunctival resection’’ by Karlin et al.
      • Karlin J.N.
      • Katsev B.
      • Kapelushnik N.
      • Simon G.B.
      • Rootman D.B.
      Revision ptosis surgery for under-correction after Müller muscle conjunctival resection.
      First and foremost, we congratulate the authors for their well-structured study and the effort to compare the functional outcomes related to two of the most used blepharoptosis surgery techniques, Muller muscle conjunctival resection (further MMCR) and External Elevator Resection (further ELR). Nevertheless, we seek to bring to your kind notice few concerns and discuss some elements.

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