Ethmoid Mucocele with Orbital Displacement

Survey

Indications:

  • Mucocele of fronto-ethmoid region with orbital displacement.

Highlights:

  • Large opening made into mucocele
  • Pus and mucous removed and orbit decompressed

Keep in Mind/Things to Remember:

  • Drainage pathway must be large enough that reaccumulation of mucous does not occur.
  • Not necessary to remove entirety of mucosal lining