The Ophthalmology Unit,  Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Kuching, Sarawak.
The Ophthalmology Department, Sarawak General Hospital, Kuching, Sarawak, East Malaysia.

aCase 13

by Dr.Chua


This young man presented to the eye clinic with the following lower eyelid problem. Three months earlier, he developed a severe left sided facial cellulitis for which he was hospitalized and given intravenous antibiotics.


Figure 1a and b. Left lower lid appearance with the eye open and closed.


a. What is the diagnosis?

b. What are the three steps needed to correct this defect ?


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