Complications of Forehead Lift

Jessyka Lighthall, Tom D. Wang

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Abstract

Complications and prevention of complications in brow lift are presented. A discussion of anatomic features of the brow introduces the article in keeping with the focus that a thorough understanding of the anatomy, patient variations, and potential complications is requisite for surgeons performing forehead rejuvenation. The varying approaches to brow lift are discussed. Complications reviewed are bleeding, nerve injury, scarring, alopecia, brow asymmetry, and brow elevation overcorrection or undercorrection.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)619-624
Number of pages6
JournalFacial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America
Volume21
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 2013

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Rejuvenation
Forehead
Alopecia
Cicatrix
Anatomy
Hemorrhage
Wounds and Injuries
Surgeons

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Surgery

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Complications of Forehead Lift. / Lighthall, Jessyka; Wang, Tom D.

In: Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America, Vol. 21, No. 4, 01.11.2013, p. 619-624.

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