Orbital compartment syndrome following bicoronal flap and craniotomy for a basifrontal meningioma

Valerie Juniat, Santosh Poonnoose, Dinesh Selva

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Abstract

To the Editor: We wish to report a rare case of orbital compartment syndrome(OCS) occurring in the context of right craniotomy for meningioma excision. A 64-year-old male patient was diagnosed with a large olfactory groove meningioma. He underwent a bicoronal flap and craniotomy with predominant exposure of the right frontal region. Amyocutaneous flap was raised, turned on itself and padded under-neath to prevent cutting off the blood supply to the flap. The eye-lids were taped and padded as well to prevent pressure on the eye...
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)434-435
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Clinical Neuroscience
Volume81
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2020
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Bicoronal flap
  • OCS
  • Orbital compartment syndrome

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