Orbital blowout fracture with inferior rectus entrapment

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


Punch to right eye, diplopia

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Male

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

Case Discussion

Typically, this fracure  is caused by a direct blow to the central orbit from a fist or ball.

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Case information

rID: 27376
Published: 1st Feb 2014
Last edited: 19th Jul 2017
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