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C. Orbitotomy for lateral rectus biopsy.
Neither the history, clinical features (Figure 1), nor the physical examination or the radiographic findings (Figure 2) are consistent with thyroid-associated ophthalmopathy. An orbitotomy and biopsy of the lateral rectus muscle is indicated for histologic diagnosis.
Intractable Graves Ophthalmopathy?—Diagnosis. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2013;131(2):270. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2013.2264b
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