Traumatic globe luxation associated with orbital fracture in a child: a case report and literature review.

@article{Amaral2015TraumaticGL,
  title={Traumatic globe luxation associated with orbital fracture in a child: a case report and literature review.},
  author={M{\'a}rcio Bruno Figueiredo Amaral and Matheus Furtado de Carvalho and Andr{\'e} Baptista Ferreira and Ricardo Alves Mesquita},
  journal={Journal of maxillofacial and oral surgery},
  year={2015},
  volume={14 Suppl 1},
  pages={323-30}
}
Orbital fracture associated with traumatic globe luxation is rare, as it generally requires trauma with high energy for this to occur. The present case report focused on a child who had been hit by a motorcycle, leading to a globe luxation of the left eye and fractures of the superolateral orbital walls. The patient presented initial cosmetic and psychological benefits from the repositioning of the intact globe and the reduction of the orbital fractures. However, a subsequent evisceration of… CONTINUE READING