Conventional and endoscopic approaches to the orbit and optic nerve

Kevin Christopher McMains, Stilianos E Kountakis

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Abstract

The visual axis can be threatened by several pathologies. The options for access to the orbit and optic nerve include intracranial, extracranial open, and extracranial endoscopic approaches. Endoscopic approaches may provide access to the orbit and optic nerve with minimal morbidity.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationRhinology and Facial Plastic Surgery
PublisherSpringer Berlin Heidelberg
Pages367-374
Number of pages8
ISBN (Print)9783540743798
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2009

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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McMains, K. C., & Kountakis, S. E. (2009). Conventional and endoscopic approaches to the orbit and optic nerve. In Rhinology and Facial Plastic Surgery (pp. 367-374). Springer Berlin Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-74380-4_32