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Orbital Trauma

  • Abdullah S. AL-MujainiEmail author
  • Alyaqdhan S. Al-Ghafri
  • Essam A. El Toukhy
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Abstract

Orbital injuries are common in maxillofacial traumas. Proper and systematic assessment is mandatory to detect any subtle lesion and should be done as soon as life-saving measures are taken. Proper understanding of the anatomy, possible problems and their mechanisms is of utmost importance for proper management. Early reconstruction is desirable as late repair is a challenge

Keywords

Blow-out fracture Orbital injuries Orbital hematoma 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Abdullah S. AL-Mujaini
    • 1
    Email author
  • Alyaqdhan S. Al-Ghafri
    • 2
  • Essam A. El Toukhy
    • 3
  1. 1.Associate Professor and Head of Ophthalmology DepartmentCollege of Medicine & Health Sciences, Sultan Qaboos UniversityMuscatSultanate of Oman
  2. 2.Al-Nahda HospitalMinistry of HealthMuscatSultanate of Oman
  3. 3.Professor of OphthalmologyCairo UniversityGizaEgypt

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