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Mehryar (Ray) Taban, MD
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Ask An Expert > Mehryar (Ray) Taban Message Board > How best to remove eyelid mole?
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How best to remove eyelid mole?
I have a mole that is on the edge of my eyelid. It is raised about 0.5 cm and is almost 1 cm across. The ocuplastic surgeon proposes taking a wedge out of my eyelid and sewing the sides back together. I have severe dry eyes and have had serious eye problems due to that. I am worried about complications with my dry eyes. Would you have any other suggestions for dealing with this mole?
Thanks for the web site.
Tammy


docblinski
Plastic surgeon
Miami, FL
United States
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  March 12, 2013 3:48 AM

Sounds like the doc has given you a good treatment option.


mytaban
Oculoplastic surgeon
Beverly Hills, CA
United States
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removing eyelid lesion  March 17, 2013 11:22 AM

The technique to removing eyelid lesion depends on the location, size and type of lesion. If benign lesion on the eyelid margin, shave excision without any closure is usually enough with quick healing.




 



 

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