Cilt 3, Sayı 1, Sayfalar 73 - 79 2017-03-04

Traumatic superior orbital fissure syndrome: a rare case report

Teoman Eskitascioglu [1] , Yalcin Yontar [2] , Ahmet Aydin [3] , Bulent Tucer [4]

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Superior orbital fissure syndrome is a severe clinical entity characterized by injuries of neurovascular structures passing through the superior orbital fissure. A 38-year-old male patient admitted to outpatient clinic with left upper eyelid ptosis, ecchymosis, mydriasis, hypoesthesia in upper eyelid and frontal region, blepharoptosis, restriction of ocular movements in all directions, loss of accommodation reflex and absence of direct pupillary reflex. Three-dimensional computed tomography scans demonstrated left-sided orbital fractures resulting in obliteration of the superior orbital fissure. He underwent surgical decompression. The patient had intravenous methylprednisolone administration at preoperative and postoperative periods during hospitalization. He was discharged on the postoperative day 5. At the 9th postoperative month, the cranial nerve functions were almost completely recovered. We consider that the decompressive surgery in conjunction with perioperative steroid therapy may be effective for the traumatic superior orbital fissure syndrome. 
Superior orbital fissure syndrome,cranial nerve,ophthalmoplegia,orbital trauma,steroid,surgical decompression
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Yazar: Teoman Eskitascioglu
E-posta: teskitascioglu@gmail.com
Kurum: Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Erciyes University School of Medicine, Kayseri
Ülke: Turkey


Yazar: Yalcin Yontar
E-posta: dr.yyontar@gmail.com
Kurum: Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Kayseri Training and Research Hospital, Kayseri
Ülke: Turkey


Yazar: Ahmet Aydin
E-posta: dr.aydinahmet@gmail.com
Kurum: Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Erciyes University School of Medicine, Kayseri
Ülke: Turkey


Yazar: Bulent Tucer
E-posta: bulentt19@hotmail.com
Kurum: Department of Neurosurgery, Erciyes University School of Medicine, Kayseri
Ülke: Turkey


Bibtex @olgu sunumu { eurj267194, journal = {The European Research Journal}, issn = {}, address = {Sağlık Araştırmaları ve Stratejileri Derneği}, year = {2017}, volume = {3}, pages = {73 - 79}, doi = {10.18621/eurj.2017.5000190660}, title = {Traumatic superior orbital fissure syndrome: a rare case report}, language = {en}, key = {cite}, author = {Yontar, Yalcin and Eskitascioglu, Teoman and Tucer, Bulent and Aydin, Ahmet} }
APA Eskitascioglu, T , Yontar, Y , Aydin, A , Tucer, B . (2017). Traumatic superior orbital fissure syndrome: a rare case report. The European Research Journal, 3 (1), 73-79. DOI: 10.18621/eurj.2017.5000190660
MLA Eskitascioglu, T , Yontar, Y , Aydin, A , Tucer, B . "Traumatic superior orbital fissure syndrome: a rare case report". The European Research Journal 3 (2017): 73-79 <http://dergipark.gov.tr/eurj/issue/27747/267194>
Chicago Eskitascioglu, T , Yontar, Y , Aydin, A , Tucer, B . "Traumatic superior orbital fissure syndrome: a rare case report". The European Research Journal 3 (2017): 73-79
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