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Retrobulbar Hematoma after an open reduction of blow-out fracture of orbit


MOJ Clinical & Medical Case Reports
José Antonio Vélez Serna,1 Luis Ángel Nieto Vargas,2 Luisa Fernanda Cogua Martínez,2 Melanie Alejandra Pérez Orbegozo3

Abstract

62 years old male patient who presented blunt trauma in his right eye with subsequent orbital fracture type impure blow-out who required open reduction of the facial fracture, who presented at the second postoperative day a retrobulbar hematoma with need for surgical intervention of urgency. 

Keywords

orbital fracture, retrobulbar hemorrhage, injuries maxillofacial

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