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Extreme subcutaneous emphysema of eyelids
  1. M Azam,
  2. M Jamal,
  3. N Bhatti
  1. Children’s Hospital, Pakistan Institute of Medical sciences, Islamabad, Pakistan;

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We describe a previously healthy 14 month old girl with a one day history of bilateral periorbital swelling. During the previous evening, parents had noticed slight swelling over the neck and right eye, which during the night worsened and spread to the left eye and chest. There was no history of fever, …

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