Entrapment of the Inferior Rectus Muscle of the Eye
in a Blow-out Fracture of the Orbit
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Blunt trauma to the right eye, resulting in diplopia.
The right inferior rectus was caught between the fragments of a blow-out fracture of the floor of the
orbit. This child was unable to move his right eyeball up on upward gaze.
Bechara Y. Ghorayeb, MD
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