The Spectrum of Pediatric Orbital BB Gun Injuries: A Case Series

Jayanth Sridhar, Jonathan S. Chang, Sophie Liao, Kara M Cavuoto, Aleksandra V. Rachitskaya

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Abstract

Three cases of pediatric BB orbital injury are reported demonstrating varying outcomes. Pediatric orbital BB injuries have a wide spectrum of clinical outcomes depending on the ocular structures involved. Improved safety education of patients and parents is necessary to reduce the burden of these vision-threatening injuries.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)e59-e62
JournalJournal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Volume52 Online
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StatePublished - 2015
Externally publishedYes

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The Spectrum of Pediatric Orbital BB Gun Injuries : A Case Series. / Sridhar, Jayanth; Chang, Jonathan S.; Liao, Sophie; Cavuoto, Kara M; Rachitskaya, Aleksandra V.

In: Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Vol. 52 Online, 2015, p. e59-e62.

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Sridhar, Jayanth ; Chang, Jonathan S. ; Liao, Sophie ; Cavuoto, Kara M ; Rachitskaya, Aleksandra V. / The Spectrum of Pediatric Orbital BB Gun Injuries : A Case Series. In: Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. 2015 ; Vol. 52 Online. pp. e59-e62.
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