Retained orbital wooden foreign body: a surgical technique and rationale.

@article{Liu2002RetainedOW,
  title={Retained orbital wooden foreign body: a surgical technique and rationale.},
  author={Don Liu and Essam Al Shail},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2002},
  volume={109 2},
  pages={393-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To emphasize the potential complications of a retained orbital wooden foreign body (WFB) and the rationale of a surgical technique. DESIGN Two interventional case reports. PARTICIPANTS Two patients sustained an orbital WFB injury. Both patients had ocular complications despite repeated attempts to remove the suspected residues. INTERVENTION Computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging of both patients at different intervals revealed evidence of orbital foreign body… CONTINUE READING