Case of bilateral non-traumatic subperiosteal orbital haematomas

Authors

  • Daniel K Lee,

    1. Department of Radiology, the Northern Hospital, Epping
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  • Phillip V Tran,

    1. Department of Radiology, the Northern Hospital, Epping
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  • Kenneth K Lau

    Corresponding author
    1. Department of Radiology, the Northern Hospital, Epping
    2. Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
      Dr Kenneth K Lau, Diagnostic Imaging, Monash Medical Centre, 246 Clayton Rd., Clayton, Vic. 3168, Australia. Email: Ken.Lau@southernhealth.org.au
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  • DK Lee MBBS; PV Tran MBBS, FRANZCR; KK Lau MBBS, FRANZCR.

  • Conflict of interest: None.

Dr Kenneth K Lau, Diagnostic Imaging, Monash Medical Centre, 246 Clayton Rd., Clayton, Vic. 3168, Australia. Email: Ken.Lau@southernhealth.org.au

Summary

Subperiosteal orbital haematoma is an uncommon entity, usually unilateral and caused by trauma. We present a unique case of bilateral non-traumatic subperiosteal orbital haematomas caused by thrombolysis and anticoagulation.

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