What is Orbital decompression surgery?

Category: Surgeries


Orbital decompression surgery is performed to relieve exophthalmus (bulging eyes), a condition associated with Graves' Disease, that causes the eyes to bulge. The goal os the surgery is to create more space in the orbital cavity so help reduce bulging.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Orbital decompression surgery

Side effect Patients Percentage
Bulging eyes 1
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There are no evaluations for Orbital decompression surgery.