Laura Sanders, MD

  • 836 W. Wellington Avenue, Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois,60657
    773-296-8000
  • 3982 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago Eye Institute, Chicago, Illinois,60651
    773-282-2000
  • 1431 N. Western Avenue, St. Elizabeth\'s Hospital, Chicago, Illinois,60622
    773-342-8000
  • 2525 S Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois,60616
    312-236-6575

Thyroid Related Eye Disease
Treatments - Photographs

  • Graves' ophthalmopathy generally causes the eyelids to open more widely.
  • The front surface of the eyeball becomes exposed beyond the eyelids and causes discomfort and excessive tearing; exposure keratopathy.
  • Surgically repositioning the eyelids can reduce the irritation.
Upper Eyelid Retraction I Pre - Operative Photograph Upper Eyelid Retraction I ost - Operative - 2 weeks after lowering upper eyelids

Pre - Operative Photograph

Post - Operative - 2 weeks after lowering upper eyelids

Upper Eyelid Retraction II

Pre-Operative Photograph showing upper eyelid retraction Post-Operative Photograph showing normal upper eyelid position

Pre-Operative Photograph showing RIGHT upper eyelid retrac tion

Post-Operative Photograph showing normal upper eyelid position

re-Operative Photograph showing upper eyelid retraction

Pre-Operative Photograph showing upper eyelid retraction

Post-Operative Photograph showing normal upper eyelid position

Lower Eyelid Retraction

Pre-Operative Photograph showing
LEFT LOWER eyelid retraction

Post-Operative (3 Weeks) Photograph
showing LEFT lower eyelid position

 


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