The Expression and Comparison of Healthy and Ptotic Upper Eyelid Contours Using a Polynomial Mathematical Function

MOCAN M. C. , İLHAN H. , GÜRÇAY H. , DİKMETAŞ Ö. , KARABULUT E. , Erdener U. , ...More

CURRENT EYE RESEARCH, vol.39, no.6, pp.553-560, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/02713683.2013.860992
  • Title of Journal : CURRENT EYE RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.553-560


Purpose: To derive a mathematical expression for the healthy upper eyelid (UE) contour and to use this expression to differentiate the normal UE curve from its abnormal configuration in the setting of blepharoptosis.