publication . Article . Other literature type . 2017

Percutaneous endoscopic removal of a residual foreign body at the orbital-cranial region after transorbital penetrating injury: a novel minimally invasive technique

Ying Yao; Fang Shen; Aiqin Chen; Guangyu Ying; Yongjian Zhu;
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  • Published: 01 Dec 2017 Journal: Chinese Neurosurgical Journal (issn: 2057-4967, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: BMC
Abstract
Abstract Background The orbit is susceptible to traumatic injuries, and surgical management of transorbital penetrating injury with foreign body retention is challenging due to the associated risks of nervous and vascular injury. Application of multiple imaging modalities is helpful for the preoperative surgical planning, and technical advances in percutaneous endoscopy would render the surgical approach even less invasive. Case presentation We present a 60-year-old female patient with a transorbital penetrating injury (TPI) caused by a bamboo stick in her right eye. The bamboo stick was initially pulled out at the emergency room but, 1 month later, massive blee...
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free text keywords: Wooden foreign body, Percutaneous endoscope, Transorbital penetrating injury, Surgery, RD1-811, Neurology. Diseases of the nervous system, RC346-429, Percutaneous, Surgical planning, Embolization, medicine.medical_treatment, medicine, Endoscope, Endoscopy, medicine.diagnostic_test, Foreign body, medicine.disease, business.industry, business, Transorbital, business.operation, medicine.medical_specialty, Traumatic Aneurysm
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2017

Percutaneous endoscopic removal of a residual foreign body at the orbital-cranial region after transorbital penetrating injury: a novel minimally invasive technique

Ying Yao; Fang Shen; Aiqin Chen; Guangyu Ying; Yongjian Zhu;