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Argon laser and trichiasis: a helpful tip
  1. JAYASHREE SAHNI,
  2. DAVID CLARK
  1. Walton Hospital, Rice Lane, Liverpool L9 1AE, UK
  1. Jayashree Sahni jayashree5869{at}hotmail.com

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Editor,—Trichiasis is a posterior misdirection of eyelashes. Owing to constant corneal irritation it can give rise to discomfort, recurrent infection, corneal ulceration, and pannus formation. Several modalities of treatment exist which include epilation, electrolysis, cryotherapy, and argon laser thermoablation.1 ,2

Argon laser offers the advantage …

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