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Subperiosteal hematoma of the orbit associated with subfrontal extradural hematoma: case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7974125     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A patient admitted to hospital with a painful proptosis, diminished visual acuity, and mental status changes was proven to have a large left subfrontal epidural hematoma and an associated subperiosteal orbital hematoma. Surgical intervention resulted in complete recovery of neurologic function and visual acuity. This case demonstrates the unique and previously unreported concurrent diagnosis of epidural and subperiosteal orbital hematoma. The literature is reviewed and surgical management is discussed.
O R O'Neill; J B Delashaw; J P Phillips
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Surgical neurology     Volume:  42     ISSN:  0090-3019     ISO Abbreviation:  Surg Neurol     Publication Date:  1994 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-12-08     Completed Date:  1994-12-08     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0367070     Medline TA:  Surg Neurol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  308-11     Citation Subset:  IM    
Division of Neurosurgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland 97201.
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MeSH Terms
Cerebral Hemorrhage / radiography*,  surgery
Frontal Lobe / radiography*,  surgery
Hematoma / radiography*,  surgery
Orbital Diseases / radiography*,  surgery

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