Bilateral orbital emphysema from compressed air injury.


PURPOSE To describe a patient who developed bilateral subconjunctival and orbital emphysema after an automobile tire explosion. METHOD Case report. RESULTS A 60-year-old man sustained bilateral ocular injury after a tire explosion. Ophthalmic examination disclosed bilateral subconjunctival air, with no visible conjunctival laceration. Computed… (More)


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@article{Li1999BilateralOE, title={Bilateral orbital emphysema from compressed air injury.}, author={Tiaynu Li and Mahmood F. Mafee and Deepak P. Edward}, journal={American journal of ophthalmology}, year={1999}, volume={128 1}, pages={103-4} }