Echographic differential diagnosis of congenital cystic lesions of the orbit

  • R. Rochels
Part of the Documenta Ophthalmologica Proceedings Series book series (DOPS, volume 51)


Typical A- and B-scan findings in congenital cystic lesions such as serous cyst, dermoid cyst, congenital cystic eye, cysts of the optic nerve, cystic lymphangioma, and meningo(encephalo)cele are demonstrated and characteristic combinations of criteria for each entity are outlined.


Optic Nerve Dermoid Cyst Sound Attenuation Swiss Cheese Cystic Lymphangiomas 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Rochels
    • 1
  1. 1.University Eye HospitalMainzGermany

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