Balasubramanian, Thiagarajan (2014) Orbital Fractures. Otolaryngology online Journal, 4 (3.5). pp. 26-38. ISSN 2250-0359
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This article attempts to review the role of Otolaryngologist in managing patients with orbital trauma. There is a high incidence of orbital injury in facio maxillary trauma. Trauma to orbit can be blunt / penetrating in nature. Commonest bony injury to orbit involves the floor and medial wall. Both these walls can be easily accessed by otolaryngologist. It is very important for otolaryngologist to be competent in handling these problems.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||orbital trauma, orbital fracture, blow out fracture, fracture medial wall of orbit, fracture floor of orbit, diplopia, enophthalmos|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > RF Otorhinolaryngology|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Medicine, Health and Life Sciences > School of Medicine|
|Depositing User:||Prof Balasubramanian Thiagarajan|
|Date Deposited:||26 Aug 2014 14:17|
|Last Modified:||26 Aug 2014 14:17|
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