Repair of Prolapsed Third Eyelid Gland(s) and Cryosurgery for Trichiasis

  • Assumption of Risks

    I am the owner or agent for the owner of the above animal and have the authority to execute this consent. I hereby consent and authorize the performance of the following procedure:
  • Risks of the above procedure(s) include (but are not limited to) the following: anesthetic complications including death, infection, reprolapse of gland, loss of tear production, corneal ulceration, loss of eyelid pigment, the eyelids will be very swollen for 1-2 weeks. In young animals, new hairs or some regrowth of old lashes may occur necessitating repeat surgery.