Delayed Orbital Emphysema Following Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

Tae Hoon Kim, Jun-Ki Lee, Eun Jung Lim, MiSeon Kwak
2014 Journal of Case Reports in Medicine  
Orbital emphysema developing 3 days following a functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS) is uncommon, and delayed diagnosis and management can cause permanent vision loss. In the present case, no sequelae occurred despite delayed diagnosis and management. This case highlights the potential for delayed orbital emphysema following FESS.
doi:10.4303/jcrm/235836 fatcat:tgo3fjgt3rajbo7i5jqbsqvhb4