Spontaneous Subperiosteal Hematoma of the Orbit

Sáenz-Madrazo, Nerea; Arribas-Garcia, Ignacio; Tejada-Palacios, Pilar; Romance-Garcia, Ana
May 2009
Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;May/Jun2009, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p175
Academic Journal
Orbital subperiosteal hemorrhage is rare, with most cases occurring in young males as a result of direct racial or orbital trauma. The authors present a case of a spontaneous subperiosteal hematoma of the orbit in a 4-year-old girl.


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