Mostly aging but also causes like direct injuries and neurological disorders may produce functional incompetence of the levator palpebrae superioris muscle which is partially or totally unable to lift the upper eyelid and therefore becomes droopy and create a visual barrier, leading to a very typical sleepy or tired look, insufficient exposure of the iris and a restriction of the visual field.
Some aesthetic blepharoplasty cases may hide underlying upper eyelid ptosis conditions but in a subclinical or mild grade, which may pass unnoticed by inexperienced surgeons; the mere execution of an aesthetic upper eyelid surgery may somehow help to improve the functional droopiness of the upper eyelid just by reducing the weight burden on top of it; that is the reason why early stages of upper eyelid ptosis, needing no treatment otherwise, experience functional improvement after the anti aging surgery.
Upper eyelid functional ptosis treatment follows an protocol from lesser to higher grades of severity, starting with upper eyelid skin and muscle excess removal blepharoplasty, eventually associating the Fasanella and Servat tarsomullerectomy, followed by direct elevator muscle shortening, next comes forehead suspension techniques and finally more complex intervention like slings to support the tarsus.
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