Diagnosis and treatment of retrobulbar hemorrhage.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Complete loss of light perception in an eye is one of the most severe complications of maxillofacial surgery. Although irreversible in many cases, early recognition and prompt intervention may improve the final outcome. The purpose of this article is to review the etiology and pathophysiology of retrobulbar hemorrhage, and discuss its diagnosis and management.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Bailey, WK; Kuo, PC; Evans, LS

Published Date

  • July 1993

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 51 / 7

Start / End Page

  • 780 - 782

PubMed ID

  • 8509919

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0278-2391

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0278-2391(10)80422-7


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States