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What is Exophthalmos?

Description of the condition

Exophthalmos is a condition in which the eye protrudes from the orbit, which can be caused by various reasons.


  • Exophthalmos is based on the causes described below.


  • Protrusion of the eye from the orbit
  • Redness and swelling around the eye
  • Abnormal eye movement


  • Hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid)
  • Trauma
  • Tumors in the orbital area


Diagnosis of exophthalmos includes a doctor's examination, measurement of the size of the eye sockets, and conducting tests to identify the underlying condition.


Treatment for exophthalmos depends on the cause, and may include medication, surgery, or laser therapy.


Preventing exophthalmos is related to controlling the underlying condition, as well as avoiding eye and orbital area injuries.


An ophthalmologist specializes in diagnosing and treating eye diseases, including exophthalmos.

Note: This material is provided for informational purposes only and is not medical advice.