Ptosis crutches

Ptosis crutches

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Medical tags

Clinical need
Non-surgical therapy / Administration of drugs
Area
Ophthalmic surgery
Technology
Other supporting equipment
Project keywords
Adjustable Ptosis crutches
Device classification
I

Project description

Ptosis is a condition in which upper eyelid is abnormally in low position. It is also known as droopy eyelid or blepharoptosis. It can affect people of all ages. Drooping of the eyelid which may interfere with vision and can lead to headache from straining to elevate the eyelids. So the adjustable ptosis crutches will be able to raise the eyelid in its correct position for better vision. it is made up of a biocompatible plastic material which is attached to the optical lens frames of the patient.