In Ptosis one suffers from droopy eyes, which eventually leads to the eyes shutting down or almost closing because of lack of muscle strength. This problem tends to get worse post sleeping and usually affects one eye. The common symptoms of Ptosis include drooping of one eye with the eye almost shutting down. There is also constant flickering and a bit of swelling in this eye.
HOW IS PTOSIS DIAGNOSED?
The Ophthalmologist will be able to diagnose that you have Ptosis as soon as he or she looks at your eyelids and is able to do a physical examination.
HOW IS PTOSIS TREATED?
The treatment of Ptosis varies and doctors typically prescribe medication to treat Ptosis.