Which measures help lower-lid ectropion or droop in patients with Bell palsy (idiopathic facial paralysis) (IFP)?

Updated: Jun 14, 2019
  • Author: Danette C Taylor, DO, MS, FACN; Chief Editor: Selim R Benbadis, MD  more...
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Answer

Lower-lid ectropion or droop can temporarily be helped by applying tape below the lid margin in the center of the lower lid; the lid is pulled laterally and upward to anchor on the orbital rim.


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