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Article
December 1971

Ocular Muscle Palsy: Results Following Alcohol Injection of Infraorbital Nerve

Author Affiliations

Seattle
From the departments of otolaryngology (Dr. Morrison) and ophthalmology (Dr. Kalina), University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle.

Arch Otolaryngol. 1971;94(6):571-573. doi:10.1001/archotol.1971.00770070871014
Abstract

Injection of 1 ml of absolute alcohol into the infraorbital canal was followed by temporary partial ophthalmoplegia. Limitation of the volume of alcohol injected probably will prevent this transient but unwelcome complication.

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