Floor of orbit | definition of floor of orbit by Medical dictionary
floor of orbit
floor of or·bit [TA]
the floor of the orbit; the shortest of the four walls of the orbit, sloping upward from the orbital margin; it is composed of the maxilla and orbital process of the palatine bone.
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Intraoperatively, no discrete lesion was identified except inflamed soft tissue eroding anterior wall of the maxilla and the floor of orbit
. The lesion was removed in a piecemeal manner.
Extraocular muscles namely superior (73.0%) and inferior (78.4%), recti were better visualized adjacent to roof and floor of orbit
respectively in coronal scans.