Cosmetic eye nightmare: Case report of lost suture needle
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CitationSabaner, M. C., Simsek, M., Gulyesil, F. F., & Dogan, M. (2021). Cosmetic eye nightmare: Case report of lost suture needle. Journal Francais D'ophtalmologie.
Beauty is an age-independent entity that has existed since ancient times. Eyelid cosmetic surgery is widely preferred today to achieve a young, dynamic and careful image. Blepharoplasty, lacrimal gland suspension and canthopexy procedures are frequently preferred surgical procedures for the upper eyelid , . Lacrimal gland enlargement and prolapse may occur due to congenital or acquired anomalies, and this can lead to cosmetic problems , . Due to this beautification, external canthus and upper lid-related surgery are frequently performed. Although a good display is desired after surgery, complications can be annoying for the surgeon and the patient. In this report, we report a case of loss of suture needle in a 32-year-old female patient in lacrimal gland suspension intervention.