Indian Journal of Ophthalmology

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Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 64  |  Issue : 8  |  Page : 604--606

An unusual case of protruding retro-orbital metallic foreign body


Maya Hada, Parijat Chandra, Anil Gangwe 
 Dr. Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Parijat Chandra
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi - 110 029
India

A 34-year-old female presented with firecracker injury with curved metallic foreign body embedded in the left orbit and protruding out through the upper eyelid. The report highlights notable aspects in diagnosis, decision-making, and successful removal of this unusual case of retro-orbital foreign body.


How to cite this article:
Hada M, Chandra P, Gangwe A. An unusual case of protruding retro-orbital metallic foreign body.Indian J Ophthalmol 2016;64:604-606


How to cite this URL:
Hada M, Chandra P, Gangwe A. An unusual case of protruding retro-orbital metallic foreign body. Indian J Ophthalmol [serial online] 2016 [cited 2020 Jul 8 ];64:604-606
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