Imaging of the pediatric eye and orbit.

  title={Imaging of the pediatric eye and orbit.},
  author={Robert G Wells and John R. Sty and Russell S. Gonnering},
  journal={Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc},
  volume={9 6},
The spectrum of ocular and orbital pathology in the pediatric age group is quite different from that of adults. Imaging studies serve an important role in the diagnosis and management of many of these abnormalities. This review outlines the various abnormalities of the pediatric eye and orbit for which imaging studies are often required, including: infection, neoplasm, inflammation and infiltration, developmental anomalies, and trauma. The computed tomographic appearances of these abnormalities… CONTINUE READING