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CASE REPORT
Year : 2020  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 144-146

Giant craniofacial osteoma with orbital invasion


Department of Ophthalmology, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital; School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Yueh-Ju Tsai
Department of Ophthalmology, Linkou Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, No. 5 Fu-Hsing Street, Kwei-Shan District, Taoyuan 33375
Taiwan
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/tjo.tjo_74_19

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Craniofacial osteomas, which involve orbits, can cause several problems, such as displacement of the globe, diplopia, and refractive changes. We report the case of a young man with diplopia and blurred vision, with a giant osteoma occupying right frontal and ethmoid sinuses, encroaching into his right orbit. The symptoms resolved 3 months after surgery. Our case highlights the successful surgery for a symptomatic craniofacial osteoma with orbital invasion.


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