[Orbital fractures by blow-out (author's transl)]

Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac. 1978;79(5):423-6.
[Article in French]


The prevalence of orbital fractures by blow out remains open to discussion. Operative decisions are taken after clinical and radiological study, being based above all on evaluation of the forced duction tests and upon frontal tomographies.

MeSH terms

  • Eye Movements
  • Facial Bones / injuries
  • Fractures, Bone* / diagnosis
  • Fractures, Bone* / diagnostic imaging
  • Fractures, Bone* / surgery
  • Humans
  • Orbit / diagnostic imaging
  • Orbit / injuries*
  • Orbit / surgery
  • Radiography
  • Surgery, Plastic