Acıbadem Üniversitesi Sağlık Bilimleri Dergisi 2013 , Vol 4, Issue 1
Endoscopic Endonasal Repair of Blowout Fracture In a Pediatric Patient
Serdar Baylançiçek1, Şenol Polat2, Cüneyd Üneri1
1Acıbadem Kozyatağı Hastanesi, Kulak Burun Boğaz Kliniği, İstanbul, Türkiye
2Acıbadem Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Kulak Burun Boğaz Anabilim Dalı, İstanbul, Türkiye
Orbital blow-out fractures caused by traumas are rarely seen in pediatric patients under 7 years old because of anatomical and structural causes. In this report, we present a 2 year-old girl with a right orbital blow-out fracture caused by falling, and treated by endoscopic endonasal surgery. Keywords : Blow-out fracture, orbital floor, endoscopic reconstruction