Ptosis is also called "drooping eyelid." It is caused by weakness of the muscle responsible for raising the eyelid, damage to the nerves that control those muscles, or looseness of the skin of the upper eyelids.
- Eyelid Surgery
- Lateral canthopexy
- Repair of blepharoptosis by frontalis m...
"Ptosis" is the medical term for a drooping upper eyelid. Eyelid drooping can sometimes affect your vision if it's severe. Ptosis isn't a...
Your eyelids protect your eyes. Read more about eyelid disorders.
Eyelid drooping, which is also called ptosis, may occur due to trauma, age, or various medical disorders. Read on to learn how it's treated.
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