Lamina papyracea dehiscence

Case contributed by Dr Fateme Hosseinabadi



Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female

Protrusion of orbital extraconal fat through a defect in the anterior right ethmoidal bone into the ipsilateral ethmoid sinus. The posterior limit of the lesion is the basal lamella and the anterior limit is the bulla lamella.

Case Discussion

Right-sided lamina papyracea dehiscence with resultant orbital fat prolapse in the absence of a history of trauma.

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Case information

rID: 71791
Published: 23rd Oct 2019
Last edited: 25th Oct 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Zahedan medical university

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