Home About us Editorial board Ahead of print Current issue Search Archives Submit article Instructions Subscribe Contacts Login 
  • Users Online: 2676
  • Home
  • Print this page
  • Email this page
BRIEF COMMUNICATION
Year : 2012  |  Volume : 60  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 69-70

Magnetic resonance imaging of intact globe superior subluxation into the intracranium


1 Young Researchers Club, Tabriz Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tabriz, Eastern Azerbaijan, Iran
2 Department of Neurosurgery, Tabriz University (Medical Sciences), Tabriz, Eastern Azerbaijan, Iran
3 Department of Ophthalmology, Tabriz University (Medical Sciences), Tabriz, Eastern Azerbaijan, Iran

Correspondence Address:
Nariman Nezami
Clinical Pharmacy Laboratory, Drug Applied Research Center, Tabriz University (Medical Sciences), Pashmineh, Daneshgah Street, Tabriz 5165665811, Eastern Azerba?an
Iran
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0301-4738.91349

Rights and Permissions

A 67-year-old man with right-sided blunt ocular trauma is reported here. Despite having received primary medical care, the patient complained of severe headache for 14 days. Initial computed tomography (CT) indicated hematoma in the right frontal lobe. However, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) indicated that the right globe along with its optic nerve had been intactly dislocated into the intracranium and differentiated from hematoma. In this case, the significance of MRI, in blunt ocular trauma work-up, and also regaining successful ocular function are highlighted.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed2162    
    Printed39    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded145    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal