Is there any danger for the eye, in enophthalmos surgery by implanting fat or implant, if yes at which level is the danger, and which danger do I risk ? Thank you !
Any Danger for the Eye in Enphothalmos Surgery?
Doctor Answers 2
Orbital Surgery: Enophthalmos
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James M. Ridgway, MD, FACS
Enophthalmus surgery is a very wide topic.
It depend on the surgery to be performed. Any time there is surgery around the globe there is a risk of loss of vision, though the risk is very very low.
Discuss this with your surgeon who knows what is he doing and what are the risks.
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