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Preseptal transconjunctival approach to the orbital floor fractures. Surgical technique

Publication date2015
Abstract

Orbital floor fractures may be reached through 2 types of conjunctival approaches, the preseptal one and the retroseptal one. While the retroseptal approach offers a more direct and easier route to the orbital rim and floor, it is associated with a significantly higher rate of lower lid complications compared to the preseptal approach. We will focus on the preseptal transconjunctival approach.

Keywords
  • Conjunctiva/surgery
  • Eyelids/surgery
  • Fascia/surgery/transplantation
  • Humans
  • Lacrimal Apparatus/surgery
  • Microsurgery/methods
  • Orbital Fractures/surgery
  • Postoperative Care/methods
  • Postoperative Complications/therapy
  • Reconstructive Surgical Procedures/methods
  • Surgical Flaps
  • Wound Closure Techniques
  • Zygomatic Fractures/surgery
Citation (ISO format)
BRUNEAU, Sylvia, SCOLOZZI, Paolo. Preseptal transconjunctival approach to the orbital floor fractures. Surgical technique. In: Revue de stomatologie, de chirurgie maxillo-faciale et de chirurgie orale, 2015, vol. 116, n° 6, p. 362–367. doi: 10.1016/j.revsto.2015.10.004
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ISSN of the journal2213-6533
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