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Case Reports in Emergency Medicine
Volume 2013, Article ID 376564, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/376564
Case Report

Paediatric Orbital Fractures: The Importance of Regular Thorough Eye Assessment and Appropriate Referral

Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Northwick Park Hospital, London HA1 3UJ, UK

Received 7 September 2013; Accepted 1 October 2013

Academic Editors: H. David, K. Imanaka, and M. T. Ventura

Copyright © 2013 Karim Kassam et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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