A child with raccoon eyes masquerading as trauma

  title={A child with raccoon eyes masquerading as trauma},
  author={K. Gumus},
  journal={International Ophthalmology},
  • K. Gumus
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • International Ophthalmology
  • AbstractRaccoon eyes are easily recognized and generally believed to be a common symptom of basal skull fractures. However, it may be a sign of some health threatening situations such as amyloidosis, Kaposi’s sarcoma, multiple myeloma, and neuroblastoma. In this case, we present an infant with the final diagnosis of neuroblastoma who presented with raccoon eyes and was initially suspected of being a victim of child abuse. The exact diagnosis of this condition is sometimes delayed because of… CONTINUE READING
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