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Recurrent Infarction of Sphenoid Bone With Subperiosteal Collection in a Child With Sickle Cell Disease.
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PMID:  21326130     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Infarction of the orbital bone in patients with sickle cell disease is very rare. The authors report a young boy who presented twice with marked acute proptosis and eyelid swelling of the right eye resulting from infarction in the greater wing of the sphenoid bone accompanied by an orbital subperiosteal collection. The time interval between the 2 attacks was 3 years.
Authors:
Adel H Alsuhaibani; Mohammed Abu Marzouk
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2011-2-14
Journal Detail:
Title:  Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1537-2677     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2011 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-2-17     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8508431     Medline TA:  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
*Department of Ophthalmology, King Abdulaziz University Hospital, King Saud University; and the †Department of Ophthalmology, Riyadh Military Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
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