How are facial fractures treated? Orbital fractures eye socket —There are three main types of orbital fractures. Appearance of widening around the eyes Due to the proximity of the ethmoid sinuses to the skull base, sometimes patients can have leakage of cerebral spinal fluid CSFor the fluid that bathes the brain and spinal cord, with these injuries. Nasal fractures broken nose are the most common. The patient or caregiver should provide information about whether the patient has any other medical problems or previous problems, such as past facial injuries or surgery.
The advantage of the classification system is that it provides a method to determine the type of injury and degree of severity based on the site and numbers of buttresses and beams involved with the trauma.
Facial fractures Symptoms & Causes
Often times the jaw is fractured in not just one but two places. D, Axial CT scan displaying fracture left V2s. Orbital fractures can be isolated or occur with more extensive facial injury. There is no way to completely prevent facial fractures. Nosebleeds and bruising around the nose are common symptoms of a nasal fracture.