DOI: 10.4103/kjo.kjo_53_21 ISSN:

A rare case of central retinal artery occlusion following severe orbital blowout fracture

Pradeep Kumar Panigrahi, Anita Minj, Priya Gupta, Lipika Mehra
  • General Earth and Planetary Sciences
  • General Environmental Science

A 16-year-old male presented with sudden-onset loss of vision in the left eye (LE) 2 weeks following a road traffic accident. Clinical and radiological investigations lead to a diagnosis of orbital blowout fracture with central retinal artery occlusion in LE. Central retinal artery occlusion is a rare complication occurring simultaneously with an orbital blowout fracture and is associated with a very poor prognosis.

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