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  • Nasal turbinate mucosa and hard palate can be harvested in portions large enough for reconstruction of the upper and lower eyelid simultaneously. This allows for autostenting of the eyelids, upper to lower, during the healing phase.

    --R. A. Goldberg et al., 1999, Archives of Ophthalmology 117: 1255

    July 11, 2010

  • I couldn't help imagining propping one's eyelids open with toothpicks...

    July 11, 2010