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RESEARCH ARTICLE

Orbital Floor Fractures: Management Protocols

Hemant Chopra, Kapil Dua, Neha Chopra, Vikrant Mittal, Rajinder Mittal

Keywords : Orbital floor fracture,blow out fractures,facial injuries,bone graft,silastic block

Citation Information : Chopra H, Dua K, Chopra N, Mittal V, Mittal R. Orbital Floor Fractures: Management Protocols. Clin Rhinol An Int J 2010; 3 (1):1-4.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10013-1016

Published Online: 01-04-2010

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2010; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Orbital fractures commonly occur in maxillofacial trauma causing enophthalmos and diplopia. If not properly managed the cosmetic and functional problems can virtually become untreatable. In recent years, management of these fractures has been standardized with special emphasis on methods of treatment, timing and materials used for reduction.


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