Cosmetic considerations in surgery for orbital subperiosteal abscess in children: experience with a combined transcaruncular and transnasal endoscopic approach.

@article{Pelton2003CosmeticCI,
  title={Cosmetic considerations in surgery for orbital subperiosteal abscess in children: experience with a combined transcaruncular and transnasal endoscopic approach.},
  author={Ron W. Pelton and Marshall E. Smith and Bhupendra C K Patel and Steven M. Kelly},
  journal={Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery},
  year={2003},
  volume={129 6},
  pages={
          652-5
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the outcomes of a new surgical approach in children with acute sinusitis and medial orbital subperiosteal abscess. DESIGN Case series. SETTING Tertiary pediatric hospital. PATIENTS Eleven children aged 6 weeks to 13 years with orbital subperiosteal abscess and acute sinusitis who met indication for surgery by visual compromise and/or refractory course to medical therapy. INTERVENTION The medial orbital abscess was drained via a transcaruncular approach, which… CONTINUE READING

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