What is another word for hem in?

467 synonyms found


[ hˈɛm ˈɪn], [ hˈɛm ˈɪn], [ h_ˈɛ_m ˈɪ_n]

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What is hem in? Hem in is a surgical procedure used to correct droopy or hanging lower eyelids. During the procedure, the lower eyelid is moved up and back, bringing the eyeball closer to the eyelashes. The surgery is typically done on the upper (prelabial) eyelid, on the side closest to the nose. The goal of the procedure is to enhance the appearance of the eye, by Restoration of Eyebrows, eyelashes, and eyelid margins.

There are a few risks associated with hem in surgery. The most common is a temporary decrease in vision.

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