The member of girl band EXID will have an orbital decompression
to treat exophthalmos a a bulging eyeball a at a Seoul hospital on Jan.
In mild cases, signs and symptoms can be controlled with supportive therapies, whereas severe cases may require systemic steroids, immunosuppressive agents, plasmapheresis, intravenous immunoglobulin, radiotherapy, and orbital decompression
surgery (see pages 94-105).
Endoscopic orbital decompression
was done in one patient with orbital cellulitis associated with juvenile diabetes mellitus (Fig.
The surgical specimens of 5 patients with GO (GO1-GO5) during orbital decompression
surgery (one man and four women; mean age: 37 years) and the specimens of 5 age- and sex-matched patients (N1-N5) (one man and four women; mean age: 36 years) who received oculoplastic surgery for noninflammatory conditions were used in this study.
Current treatments for TED include orbital decompression
surgery to increase the space around the eye by removing tissue or bone.
Graves' eye disease, also known as Graves' ophthalmopathy, would be present in about half of people who have Graves' disease, an autoimmune disorder and the treatment for the bulging eyes involved orbital decompression
surgery, whereas, double vision was treated with a different surgery, which straightens the eyes by adjusting the eye muscles.
Bose is experienced in performing orbital decompression
in thyroid eye disease, optic nerve sheath fenestration, muscle surgery in restrictive and paralytic strabismus, lid retraction surgery, Botox injection, and complex surgeries of the head and orbit in association with maxillofacial surgeons and neurosurgeons.
Endocrinologists, pharmacologists, surgeons, and other medical specialists from around the world also discuss differential diagnosis, Graves' disease, styles of coping with stress and patients' disease acceptance level, radioiodine treatment, orbital decompression
in patients with severe thyroid ophthalmopathy, the effectiveness of adrenergic blockers on hyperthyroidism associated insulin resistance, acute thyroid emergencies, thyroid receptor antagonists, thyroid carcinoma, autoimmune thyroid diseases, unusual presentations, and thyroid function in infants with mothers with Graves' disease and hyperthyroidism during pregnancy.
Two of the six patients had dysthyroid optic neuropathy; one proved refractory to intravenous methylprednisolone and the other worsened despite orbital decompression
Less commonly, patients may have cosmetically disabling proptosis which may need orbital decompression
surgery (Chavis 2002, Schotthoefer & Wallace 2007).
Surgical orbital decompression
is indicated for patients with compressive optic neuropathy, exposure keratopathy, an uncontrolled elevation of intraocular pressure, globe subluxation, and .
After undergoing emergent orbital decompression
via medial orbitotomy with op tic nerve sheath fenestration and repair of her lacerations, she had a visual acuity of 20/70.