Title: Prospective evaluation of the argon laser in the treatment of trichiasis.
Authors: Gossman MD, Yung R, Berlin AJ, Brightwell JR
Journal: Ophthalmic Surg 1992 Mar;23(3):183-7
PMID: 1574287, UI: 92244594
Affiliated institution: Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Louisville School of Medicine, KY 40202.
We report the results of argon-laser treatment in 60 consecutive eyelids with focal, symptomatic trichiasis. Permanence of eyelash destruction compared favorably with that reported for cryosurgery; complications were limited to minimal contour abnormalities and hypopigmentation.