A rare case of severe bilateral ectropion from scleroderma

Plast Reconstr Surg. 1981 Mar;67(3):352-4. doi: 10.1097/00006534-198103000-00012.


A case of ectropion arising as a result of facial scleroderma is presented. This is the first such case reported. Problems and techniques of surgical management are discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Ectropion / etiology*
  • Ectropion / surgery
  • Eyelid Diseases / surgery
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Scleroderma, Localized / complications*
  • Skin Transplantation
  • Transplantation, Autologous