Subperiosteal Hematoma of orbit an interesting case report and review of literature

Balasubramanian, Thiagarajan (2014) Subperiosteal Hematoma of orbit an interesting case report and review of literature. Otolaryngology online journal, 4 (3.5). pp. 86-92. ISSN 2250-0359

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Abstract

Subperiosteal Hematoma orbit is an uncommon disorder which may occur following injury to orbit. Ofcourse there are other causes that cause this condition as well. This condition has been reported in young adults. This case report discusses a patient who developed subperiosteal hematoma following trivial injury to orbit. Since this condition had occurred following trivial injury to orbit diagnosis was not made pre operatively. It was discovered only on the table. A high index of suspicion and an accurate history is necessary to identify this condition. This case is being reported not only for its rarity but also to stress the importance of eliciting accurate history.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: hematoma orbit, proptosis, diplopia
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 14:33
Last Modified: 26 Aug 2014 14:33
URI: http://rhinology.in/id/eprint/9

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