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25 February 2023: Clinical Research

Comparison of the Fractured and Non-Fractured Orbit Before and After Surgery Using a Titanium Implant or a Resorbable Poly-d,l-lactic Acid (PDLLA) Implant: A Study from a Single Center in Niš, Serbia of 58 Patients with Unilateral Orbital Floor Fracture Using Volumetric Measurement

Predrag Radović 1ABDEF* , Sonja Janković 2BDF , Milovan Papović 3BC , Marša Leone Dimitrijević 3BDF , Dragan Krasić 1ABDE

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.939144

Med Sci Monit 2023; 29:e939144

Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of the studied population.

Age (years)# 43.60±16.4218–86
Side of injury
Mechanism of injury
Number of days from injury to surgery8.37±8.140–40
Diplopia preoperatively3560.3
Paresthesias preoperatively5798.3
Diplopia postoperatively46.9
Paresthesias postoperatively2543.1
Enophthalmos preoperatively (mm)# −2.03±1.36−6-0
Enophthalmos postoperatively (mm)# −0.71±0.96−4-0
Extraocular muscle motility preoperatively limited3356.9
Extraocular muscle motility postoperatively limited46.9
Volume preoperatively (cm)# 27.39±3.05* 22.15–35.89
Volume postoperatively (cm)# 25.20±2.75** 21.21–31.33
The volume of the healthy side (cm)# 24.38±2.6420.14–31.10
The orbital volume difference preoperatively (cm)# 3.03±2.07−0.41–12.20
The orbital volume difference postoperatively (cm)# 0.81±1.51−3.07–4.86
OVR (%)# 96.50±6.0881.65–110.55
# Data are expressed as mean±standard deviation;
* volume preoperative versus contralateral: p
** volume postoperative versus contralateral: p=0.104.

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