volume 52, issue 6, P881-884 2009
DOI: 10.1111/j.1755-3768.1974.tb01125.x
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Abstract: The case is described of a 72-year-old woman with orbital metastatic breast carcinoma which presented as enophthalmos. It is stressed that any change in the state of bulging of the eyes, e.g. the appearance of a unilateral enophthalmos, may constitute a useful indication of orbital metastasis in patients with breast carcinoma.Key words: enophthalmos -orbital metastatic breast carcinoma -secondary glaucoma.From textbooks (Ingalls 1953), medical reports and everyday practice, unilateral exophthalmos is known to…

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