Comparison of preseptal and retroseptal transconjunctival approaches in patients with isolated fractures of the orbital floor.
- Salem Barcic,
- Michael Blumer,
- Harald Essig,
- Paul Schumann,
- Daniel B Wiedemeier,
- Martin Rücker,
- Thomas Gander
J Craniomaxillofac Surg 2017 Dec 24. Epub 2017 Dec 24.
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospital of Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland. Electronic address:
Transconjunctival approach has become a standard procedure to access fractures of orbit and the infraorbital rim. The transconjunctival incision can be performed pre- or retroseptally. Both approaches have been described combined with modifications such as transcaruncular or detachment of the lateral canthus for wider exposure of the orbital walls and rim. Read More