Orbital emphysema

Case contributed by Dr Brendon Friesen

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Male
X-ray

Left orbital emphysema ("black eyebrow sign")

CT

Left orbital emphysema secondary to fracture of lamina papyracea

Case Discussion

Left orbital emphysema (black eyebrow sign on plain film) - secondary to fracture lamina papyracea.

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Case information

rID: 41399
Published: 30th Nov 2015
Last edited: 24th Apr 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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