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Instruments Used in Orbital Surgeries

  • Manpreet Singh
  • Manpreet Kaur
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Part of the Current Practices in Ophthalmology book series (CUPROP)

Abstract

Orbital surgery deals with a variety of conditions involving the eye socket comprising of inflammatory diseases such as thyroid-associated orbitopathy, tumors, infections, and trauma. This chapter reviews the basic instruments used during orbital surgeries.

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© Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Manpreet Singh
    • 1
  • Manpreet Kaur
    • 2
  1. 1.Oculoplastics Services, Department of Ophthalmology, Advanced Eye CentrePost Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)ChandigarhIndia
  2. 2.Glaucoma Services, Department of Ophthalmology, Advanced Eye CentrePost Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)ChandigarhIndia

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