Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

Published by: Kowsar

Unilateral Mydriasis After Mandibular Fracture Fixation Surgery

Sholeh Nesioonpour 1 , * , Kazem Khiabani 2 and Marzieh Hassanijirdehi 3
Authors Information
1 Department of Anesthesiology, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran
2 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran
3 Department of Internal Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: May 01, 2014, 4 (2); e13831
  • Published Online: March 16, 2014
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: August 7, 2013
  • Revised: October 7, 2013
  • Accepted: November 13, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.13831

To Cite: Nesioonpour S, Khiabani K, Hassanijirdehi M. Unilateral Mydriasis After Mandibular Fracture Fixation Surgery, Anesth Pain Med. 2014 ; 4(2):e13831. doi: 10.5812/aapm.13831.

Copyright © 2014, Iranian Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ISRAPM). This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License ( which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
  • 1. Inchingolo F, Tatullo M, Abenavoli FM, Marrelli M, Inchingolo AD, Villabruna B, et al. Severe anisocoria after oral surgery under general anesthesia. Int J Med Sci. 2010; 7(5): 314-8[PubMed]
  • 2. Prielipp RC. Unilateral mydriasis after induction of anaesthesia. Can J Anaesth. 1994; 41(2): 140-3[DOI][PubMed]
  • 3. Rubin MM, Sadoff RS, Cozzi GM. Unilateral mydriasis caused by transdermal scopolamine. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology. 1990; 70(5): 569-70[DOI]
  • 4. Gibson BE, Stanley RJ, Lanier WL. Prolonged unilateral mydriasis after nasal septal reconstruction. Anesth Analg. 1987; 66(2): 197-8[PubMed]
  • 5. D'Souza MG, Hadzic A, Wider T. Unilateral mydriasis after nasal reconstruction surgery. Can J Anaesth. 2000; 47(11): 1119-21[DOI][PubMed]
  • 6. Polomsky M, Smereck J. Unilateral mydriasis due to hemorrhoidal ointment. J Emerg Med. 2012; 43(1)-5[DOI][PubMed]
  • 7. Lam BL, Thompson HS, Walls RC. Effect of light on the prevalence of simple anisocoria. Ophthalmology. 1996; 103(5): 790-3[PubMed]
  • 8. Schmidt J, Irouschek A, Hemmerling TM. Unilateral mydriasis after anesthesia from nasal atropine administration. Paediatr Anaesth. 2006; 16(3): 362-3[DOI][PubMed]
  • 9. Koo Ng NK, Calder N. Case report: unilateral mydriasis following nasal cautery. Orbit. 2010; 29(6): 346-7[DOI][PubMed]
  • 10. Burns JD, Muller LT, Jenkins PF, Gunderson CA. Unilateral mydriasis associated with exposure to flea spray. Arch Ophthalmol. 2002; 120(5): 665[PubMed]
  • 11. Van der Donck I, Mulliez E, Blanckaert J. Angel's trumpet (Brugmansia arborea) and mydriasis in a child--a case report. Bull Soc Belge Ophtalmol. 2004; (292): 53-6[PubMed]
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:



Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments