(redirected from orbital cavity)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to orbital cavity: middle ear cavity
References in periodicals archive ?
The remains of nests and tunnels were found on skullcap (externally), orbital cavity, nasal passages, skull base (Figure 3), jaw, pterygopalatine fossae, palate, open dental alveoli, temporal region (externally), sacrum, iliac (acetabulum, ileum, obturator foramen and auricular surface).
4 In our patient the soft-tissue inflammatory reaction started from external ear spreading all the way to the orbital cavity, hence making it a very rare finding.
They can also cause retro-orbital pain, proptosis, and ipsilateral optic atrophy as a result of erosion into the orbital cavity.