A dog bite to the eyelid

Imran, Danish; Mandal, Anirban
February 2004
Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Feb2004, Vol. 97 Issue 2, p78
Academic Journal
The article presents the clinical trial of the 2 year old girl who was bitten on the face by a dog. Deep laceration was found starting from the nasion down to the left lower eyelid of the child. Clinical examinations found that the tarsal plate on the upper eyelid was divided completely. The damaged nasal and other lacerations were repaired, after a thorough washout of the lacerations. Furthermore, lash margin is inserted with stay suture and held by an artery clip.


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