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Year : 2015  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 208-210

Pulsatile enophthalmos, severe esotropia, kinked optic nerve and visual loss in neurofibromatosis type-1

1 Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology, Strasbimsus and Neuro-ophhtalmology, Nimmagada Prasad Children's Eye care Centre, LVPEI-GMRV Campus, LVPEI, KAR Campus, Hyderabad, India
2 Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology, Strabismus and Neuro-ophtalmology, Jasti V Ramanamma Children's Eye Care Centre, LVPEI, KAR Campus, Hyderabad, India
3 Department of Retina and Vitreous Services, LVPEI, GMRV Campus, Visakhapatnam, India

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Dr. Virender Sachdeva
Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology, Strabismus and Neuro-Ophthalmology, L V Prasad Eye Institute, GMRV Campus, Hanumanthwaka Junction, Visakhapatnam - 530 040, Andhra Pradesh
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DOI: 10.4103/0974-620X.169894

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Neurofibromatosis Type I if associated with aplasia of greater wing of sphenoid may be associated with a pulsatile exophthalmos. However, very rarely it may be associated with a pulsatile enophthalmos. This clinical image describes a rare presentation with pulsatile enophthalmos, esotropia and kinking of the optic nerve due to neurofibomatosis type I.

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