Cicatricial entropion is a complicated situation. If the chronic conjunctivitis is ignored, the surgical repair may fail or worsen the ocular condition. However, with systematic evaluation, the cause of chronic conjunctivitis can be determined and treated, allowing successful eyelid surgery.
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