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Mehryar (Ray) Taban, MD
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Lower eyelid blepharoplasty surgrey
I had a lower eyelid blepharoplasty 81 days ago my eyes are still puffy and I also have pain in the corner of my eye where I was cut. My left eye have a small pin ball under the skin also when I touch it I have pain and each eye look different in healing.
Is all this ommon and the swollen lower eyelids?
I am a 55 years healthy women . I was told i would be back to normal in 30 days and I see that is not true.

I did everything ice packs , sleeping with head elevated , some warm heat also I was told later after the healing process would help the pain . Please tell me something again is all of this normal in this time frame. I was reading online some women are still having swelling after 5 months. Just tell me when will all of this will go away.

Thanks,

Very concern patient.


 



docpichler
Plastic surgeon
sacramento, CA
United States
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lower eyelid problems  January 30, 2013 12:53 PM

What you are describing is not usual. you need to have an honest consultation with your surgeon and if not satisfied get a second opinion.


drgrossman
Plastic surgeon
New York, NY
United States
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  January 30, 2013 6:39 PM

See if your surgeon can explain the situation and get a second opinion. It won't hurt.
Good luck from NYC


docblinski
Plastic surgeon
Miami, FL
United States
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  January 31, 2013 5:27 AM

Agree with previous expert posters.


mytaban
Oculoplastic surgeon
Beverly Hills, CA
United States
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eyelid problem  February 26, 2013 11:17 PM

What you are describing is not normal. Discuss with your surgeon or obtain second opinion from an oculoplastic surgeon.




 



 

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