Orbital cellulitis after strabismus surgery


Palamar M. , Uretmen O. , KOSE S.

JOURNAL OF AAPOS, cilt.9, ss.602-603, 2005 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 9 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2005
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jaapos.2005.05.009
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF AAPOS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.602-603

Özet

Serious infection is uncommon after eye muscle surgery. Orbital cellulitis is a rarely reported but is potentially vision- and life-threatening complication after strabismus surgery. (1-3) In this report, we describe a case of unilateral orbital cellulitis after strabismus surgery for sensory exotropia in a healthy adolescent boy.