Enophthalmos secondary to maxillary sinus disease: single-stage operative management

J Laryngol Otol. 1995 Sep;109(9):868-70. doi: 10.1017/s0022215100131536.


Maxillary sinus disease can lead to dehiscence of the orbital floor. Using endoscopic sinus surgery it is possible to simultaneously reconstruct the orbital floor and to assess and treat the underlying sinus disease.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Endoscopy
  • Enophthalmos / diagnostic imaging
  • Enophthalmos / etiology
  • Enophthalmos / surgery*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Maxillary Sinus*
  • Orbit / surgery
  • Paranasal Sinus Diseases / complications*
  • Paranasal Sinus Diseases / therapy
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed