Flashcards in 11 - Opth - Orbital Disease - Typical Sx + Signs Deck (8):
10 different symptoms/signs that may occur in orbital disease
soft tissue involvement
opthalmoplegia (EOMuscle weakness)
enopthalmos (posterior displacement)
proptosis vs exopthalmos
exopthalmos is proptosis when causes by endocrine disease (specifically Grave's)
What soft tissue involvement can occur
lid and periorbital oedema
conjunctival swelling (chemosis)
How might opthalmoplegia occur
How might enopthalmos occur
Visual dysfunction - what goes wrong?
poor acuity (eg ON compression)
Dynamic properties include ...?
bruits (due to AV communications)