Blowout fracture with inferior rectus entrapment

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon


50 year old male. Punch to right eye. Blurred vision.

Fracture of the right inferior orbital wall with herniation of the orbital fat into the superior aspect of maxillary sinus and entrapment of inferior rectus muscle

Case Discussion

Right inferior orbital wall blowout fracture with herniation of orbital fat and entrapment of the inferior rectus muscle

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Case information

rID: 12418
Case created: 23rd Nov 2010
Last edited: 27th Sep 2016
Tags: trauma, orbit
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