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A Novel Method of CT Exophthalmometry in Patients With Thyroid Eye Disease.

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Summary of "A Novel Method of CT Exophthalmometry in Patients With Thyroid Eye Disease."

Conventional computed tomography (CT) exophthalmometry requires an intact lateral orbital wall and is therefore not feasible in patients who have undergone any form of lateral orbital wall surgery where the normal bony landmark may be lost or displaced. The purpose of our study is to validate an alternative method of CT exophthalmometry utilizing the posterior clinoid (PC) process as a new reference point that will allow for reproducible comparison of the anterior-posterior globe position in the preoperative and postoperative settings.

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Name: Asia-Pacific journal of ophthalmology (Philadelphia, Pa.)
ISSN: 2162-0989
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