Meningoencephalocele

Incomplete fusion of the cranial sutures in the orbital region can lead to evaginations of dural sac with brain tissue. Clinical findings occasionally include pulsating exophthalmos or, in extreme cases, a tumorous protrusion.

15.3.4 Osteopathies

Many of these disorders can produce orbital changes. The most common of these diseases include Paget's disease of bone, dysostosis multiplex (Hurler's syndrome), and marble-bone disease of Albers-Schonberg in which compressive optic neuropathy also occurs.

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