publication . Article . Report . 2014

Manifestações oculares incomuns na síndrome do seio silencioso

Fabricio Lopes da Fonseca; Luciana Mazoti; Mariza Polati;
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  • Published: 01 Feb 2014 Journal: Revista Brasileira de Oftalmologia, volume 73 (issn: 0034-7280, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: GN1 Genesis Network
Abstract
Silent sinus syndrome is an acquired condition in which there is a gradual collapse of the orbital floor and inward retraction of the maxillary sinus (atelectasis of the maxillary sinus). This in turn may cause associated ocular occurrences of enophthalmos and hypotropia. This is a report of an 8 year-old boy with silent sinus syndrome and associated ocular motility disorders. The association between silent sinus syndrome and ocular motility disturbance has been recently described in the literature. However, this is an infrequent association, mainly in childhood. A síndrome do seio silencioso é uma afecção adquirida em que há colapso gradual do assoalho orbital ...
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Medical Subject Headings: eye diseasesgenetic structuressense organs
free text keywords: Paranasal sinus diseases, Orbit, Strabismus, Case reports, Doenças dos seios paranasais, Seio maxilar, Órbita, Estrabismo, Relatos de casos, Surgery, Ophthalmology, Ocular Motility Disorders, Enophthalmos, medicine.symptom, medicine, Ocular motility, Silent sinus syndrome, medicine.medical_specialty, Atelectasis, medicine.disease, business.industry, business, Maxillary sinus, medicine.anatomical_structure, RE1-994
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