About Careers Internship MedBlogs Contact us
Medindia LOGIN REGISTER
Advertisement

Ptosis - Reference

Font : A-A+

References for Ptosis

Reference:

Author: Dr. Trupti Shirole

Editor: Sheela Philomena

Technically Checked by: Mahesh Kumar
Advertisement

Citations   close

Please use one of the following formats to cite this article in your essay, paper or report:

  • APA

    Dr. Trupti Shirole. (2016, April 18). Ptosis - Reference. Medindia. Retrieved on May 18, 2022 from https://www.medindia.net/patients/patientinfo/ptosis-reference.htm.

  • MLA

    Dr. Trupti Shirole. "Ptosis - Reference". Medindia. May 18, 2022. <https://www.medindia.net/patients/patientinfo/ptosis-reference.htm>.

  • Chicago

    Dr. Trupti Shirole. "Ptosis - Reference". Medindia. https://www.medindia.net/patients/patientinfo/ptosis-reference.htm. (accessed May 18, 2022).

  • Harvard

    Dr. Trupti Shirole. 2021. Ptosis - Reference. Medindia, viewed May 18, 2022, https://www.medindia.net/patients/patientinfo/ptosis-reference.htm.


Do you wish to consult an Ophthalmologist for your problem? Ask your question

Dr. Kanchana Badri
Dr. Kanchana Badri
MBBS, DO
6 years experience
Teleconsult Now View Profile
Dr. Vijay Shetty
Dr. Vijay Shetty
MBBS, MS, FRCS
17 years experience
Shree Ramakrishna Netralaya , Manpada Dombivili east
Teleconsult Now View Profile
Dr. Sk Rungta
Dr. Sk Rungta
MBBS, MS
32 years experience
Teleconsult Now View Profile
Dr. Gunjan Rana
Dr. Gunjan Rana
MBBS, MS
3 years experience
Teleconsult Now View Profile
View All

Post a Comment

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.

Comments

Karna1

I had ptopsis surgery in my right eye a month ago. Sometimes when I go out in the sun and while reading my eyelid still droops and obstructs my vision. The eye tends to get wet and blurs my vision. At night it gets goopy. My problem is that both my eyes have different vision. The right eye is weaker so I have to close my right eye to get better vision. I want to know whether it is a problem because of ptopsis surgery or because of my different eye vision. I am constantly putting antibiotic drops and refresh tears. I thought it might be allergies I also put all away and ate Claritin.

angeleyes84

I have aquestion? does multiple sclerosis causing ptosis?

berryblue

I was born with ptosis of the eyelids in 1964. Both my daughter and son has ptosis pf the eyelids. My grandchild was NOT born with ptosis. Can someone tell me if ptosis is still just as prevelant for my grandchildren that have yet to be born? I had several surgeries. My last surgery was in 1980. When my children were born [1988 and the other in 1994] I did not feel that the surgical techniques for ptosis were very different from the ones performed in my childhood. Are there any breakthroughs for the correction of ptosis?

shana23

hello I have 3 little children with slight ptosis in the left eye and the youngest child seem to have gone away. most people to do no see the ptosis in my children and the only on that has so far is a neurologist.he lookedt my son and pics of the other children and said he has no idea what causes ptosis in 3 childrens eyes. it is very frustrating because i have been dealing with headaches and backaches and muscle aches as well with my 4 yr old and no doc will help me. what i need is some answers is this going to go away? r the headaches going to end? and the backaches too? also many of the people i read about where born with the ptosis, not my children. is there any virus or bacteria that can cause these kinda things? they have have had every kinda sickness you can think of these past 8 months including mono, mrsa, and several colds and lots of diarrea. please someone give me some answers if they know anything?

Ivette23

I am 26 years old and I have ptosis on the left eye since birth, it was completely shut close, couldn't open it. I have had many surgerys since 6 months old to correct it and this has managed to open my lid half way, but still very noticable. My question is....if I have children, would I pass this to my children?

Advertisement
Health Topics A - Z
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z



    Advertisement
    What's New on Medindia
    Black Water: Benefits and Uses
    World Hypertension Day 2022 - Measure Blood Pressure Accurately, Control It, Live Longer!
    Drinking This Popular Beverage May Drop Dementia Risk
    View all
    Advertisement

    Medindia Newsletters Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!
    Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

    Most Popular on Medindia

    Find a Hospital The Essence of Yoga Find a Doctor Noscaphene (Noscapine) Selfie Addiction Calculator Sinopril (2mg) (Lacidipine) Sanatogen Blood - Sugar Chart Loram (2 mg) (Lorazepam) Nutam (400mg) (Piracetam)

    Disclaimer - All information and content on this site are for information and educational purposes only. The information should not be used for either diagnosis or treatment or both for any health related problem or disease. Always seek the advice of a qualified physician for medical diagnosis and treatment. Full Disclaimer

    © All Rights Reserved 1997 - 2022

    This site uses cookies to deliver our services. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy, Privacy Policy, and our Terms of Use