LASIK, blepharoplasty, and dry eyes

Nicholas T. Iliff, Lee Snyder

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Because LASIK and blepharoplasty both may cause dry eye symptoms, the possible cumulative effect of these surgeries is a serious consideration. The author discusses the physiological mechanisms in these procedures that can lead to dry eye and provides practical guidelines for evaluating patients.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)382-383
Number of pages2
JournalAesthetic surgery journal
Issue number4
StatePublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery


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