Rapid Diagnosis in Ophthalmology Series: Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery


  • Jeffrey Nerad, MD, Professor of Ophthalmology; Director, Oculoplastic, Orbital and Oncology Service, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, The University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA
  • Keith Carter, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences; Professor of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA
  • Mark Alford

This title in the Rapid Diagnosis in Ophthalmology Series presents a wealth of full-color images - along with differential diagnoses - in side-by-side page layouts to assist you in identifying a full range of disorders. A templated format expedites access to the guidance you need to diagnose the most common conditions - from simple to complex - encountered in practice.

Paperback, 288 Pages

Published: December 2007

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-05386-0

  • Series foreword



    1. Disorders of the eyelid: congenital

    Congenital myogenic ptosis
    Blepharophimosis syndrome
    Eyelid coloboma

    2. Disorders of the eyelid: inflammations

    Chalazion and hordeolum
    Floppy eyelid syndrome
    Seborrheic keratosis
    Epidermal inclusion cyst
    Actinic keratosis
    Lentigo maligna
    Basal cell carcinoma
    Squamous cell carcinoma
    Sebaceous adenocarcinoma
    Cutaneous melanoma

    3. Disorders of the eyelid: eyelid trauma

    Eyelid laceration involving the margin
    Eyelid laceration involving the canaliculus

    4. Disorders of the eyelid: involutional changes

    Brow ptosis
    Upper eyelid dermatochalasis
    Lower eyelid involutional changes
    Ectropion: involutional
    Ectropion: paralytic
    Ectropion: cicatricial
    Entropion: involutional
    Entropion: cicatricial
    Trichiasis: marginal entropion and other causes

    5. Disorders of the eyelid: blepharoptosis and eyelid retraction

    Acquired involutional ptosis
    Ptosis due to third nerve palsy
    Horner syndrome
    Myasthenia gravis
    Eyelid retraction
    Essential blepharospasm
    Hemifacial spasm
    Facial nerve palsy
    Aberrant regeneration of the facial nerve

    6. Disorders of the lacrimal system: congenital obstruction

    Congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction
    Dacryocystocele z

    7. Disorders of the lacrimal system: acquired causes of epiphora

    Canalicular trauma

    8. Disorders of the orbit: orbital imaging

    CT scan of the orbit
    MRI of the orbit

    9. Disorders of the orbit: infections

    Preseptal cellulitis
    Bacterial orbital cellulitis
    Fungal orbital cellulitis
    Necrotizing fasciitis

    10. Disorders of the orbit: inflammations

    Thyroid orbitopathy
    Idiopathic orbital inflammation
    Wegener granulomatosis

    11. Disorders of the orbit: neoplasms

    Dermoid cyst
    Capillary hemangioma
    Cavernous hemangioma
    Optic nerve glioma
    Optic nerve meningioma
    Sphenoid wing meningioma
    Lymphoproliferative disorders
    Benign mixed tumor of the lacrimal gland
    Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the lacrimal gland
    Pediatric metastatic orbital disease
    Metastatic orbital disease in adults

    12. Disorders of the orbit: vascular abnormalities

    Arteriovenous fistula
    Orbital varix

    13. Disorders of the orbit: trauma

    Traumatic optic neuropathy
    Blowout fracture
    Zygomaticomaxillary complex fracture
    LeFort fracture
    Intraorbital foreign body
    Orbital hemorrhage

    14. Disorders of the orbit: anophthalmic socket

    Enucleation, evisceration, and exenteration
    Care and complications of the anophthalmic socket



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