Orbital varices, cranial defects, and encephaloceles: an unrecognized association.

@article{Islam2004OrbitalVC,
  title={Orbital varices, cranial defects, and encephaloceles: an unrecognized association.},
  author={Niaz M Islam and Kamiar Mireskandari and Ben John Lloyd Burton and Geoffrey E. Rose},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2004},
  volume={111 6},
  pages={
          1244-7
        }
}
PURPOSE To highlight an apparently unreported association between orbital varices and malformations of the cranial skeleton with or without abnormalities of the underlying cerebral parenchyma. DESIGN Retrospective, noncomparative review of case notes and radiologic imaging. PARTICIPANTS Three hundred ten patients attending the Orbital Clinic at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, with a diagnosis of low-pressure, low-flow orbital venous anomalies. METHODS All available orbital imaging for… CONTINUE READING
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