Mucus Extravasation Into the Orbit During Frontal Sinus Irrigation

Nicholas Andrew, Adnan Pirbhai, David Moffat, Suresh Rajapaksa, Peter Wormald, Michael Reid, Dinesh Selva

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    During minitrephination and irrigation of the frontal sinus, mucus extravasated into the orbit through a defect in the sinus floor. The mucus incited a foreign body reaction and became encapsulated within the orbit necessitating excision via an anterior orbitotomy.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)e29-e31
    Number of pages3
    JournalOphthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - Jan 2013


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