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In which of the following condition Frill excision is done (LQ)



A Foreign body in eye
B Panophthalmitis

C Endophthalmitis
D Intraocular tumor

Ans. B Panophthalmitis

Only indication of evisceration of eyeball are some cases of panophthalmitis Q to prevent the extension of infection up the optic nerve sheath. One of the methods of evisceration is Frill excision in which the insertions of extra-ocular muscles are cut and greater part of sclera is excised leaving only a collar of sclera around the optic nerve.

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