Interesting case of intraorbital foreign body

M. P. Kamath, K. M. Bhojwani, M. C. Hegde, M. G. Kamath, M. Rajeev Kumar

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Abstract

Penetration of intraorbital foreign bodies into the nose and paranasal sinuses although reported in the past are uncommon. Here we present a case a 26 year old male who came to us with a seemingly trivial injury of his right eye due to a foreign body, which on further investigation revealed the major part of a large foreign body impacted into the nose and bilateral sinuses, removed successfully.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)115-117
Number of pages3
JournalIndian Journal of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
Volume56
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 01-04-2004

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology

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Kamath, M. P., Bhojwani, K. M., Hegde, M. C., Kamath, M. G., & Kumar, M. R. (2004). Interesting case of intraorbital foreign body. Indian Journal of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, 56(2), 115-117.