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Spontaneous recovery of vision following an orbital haemorrhage.
  1. G G McIlwaine,
  2. A R Fielder and
  3. G P Brittain
  1. Gartnaval General Hospital, Glasgow.


    A 73-year-old man presented to casualty with a penetrating orbital injury and total loss of vision in the affected eye. He subsequently spontaneously recovered full vision. We stress the need for frequent assessment of vision before considering potentially hazardous surgical intervention.

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