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Muller’s muscle conjunctival resection (MMCR) For Ptosis

Muller’s muscle conjunctival resection (MMCR) For Ptosis

Muller’s muscle conjunctival resection (MMCR) For Ptosis Müller’s muscle (MM) is a sympathetically innervated upper eyelid muscle that, together with the levator palpebral superioris, elevates the eyelid. The MM resembles smooth muscle, and originates from the levator aponeurosis about 15 mm above the superior tarsus. The MM is adherent to the conjunctiva but easily separable from the levator aponeurosis, and ... Read More »

Modified Blaskovics Operation For Ptosis Repair

Modified Blaskovics Operation For Ptosis Repair

Modified Blaskovics Operation For Ptosis Repair(Transconjunctival Blepharoptosis Surgery) Posterior approach blepharoptosis surgery, via the transconjunctival route, was probably the first method of surgery employed to shorten the levator muscle . In 1923 Blaskovics  first described his technique of extensive dissection of the levator muscle from its surrounding structures prior to its resection. Two sets of sutures were used, the first ... Read More »

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