Bilateral orbital glial heterotopia: A rare case report
Glial heterotopia is a rare congenital mass that often presents as a unilateral mass lesion in or around the nose. Complete surgical excision is the treatment of choice.

However, before any surgical intervention for suspected glial heterotopia, distinction should be made both clinically and radiologically from the pathologically related encephalocele to prevent the risk of cerebrospinal fluid leak and meningitis.

Published in the 2008 Oman Journal of OphthalmologyHere, we report a rare case of bilateral orbital glial heterotopia in a 2-year-old child with review of the literature.

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