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Anterior orbitotomy.

  • Institute of Ophthalmology.
  • Film

About this work


Eye surgery with intertitles including obtaining a biopsy, suturing. Removal of eyeball; extraperiosteal approach to a lesion in the lower part of the orbit. Extreme CU dissection with the orbit. Obtaining a biopsy; out eye with visible stitches.



Physical description

1 film reel (5 min.) : silent, colour, 16 mm.

Creator/production credits

No credits.


This is one of 58 films which formed part of an additional accession in 2015 to a group of films donated to the Wellcome Trust in 2006 by The British Medical Association. The material originates from the Institute of Ophthalmology and it isn't clear when they arrived at the BMA.
Box not retained.

Language note

In English.

Copyright note




  • English

Where to find it

  • LocationStatusAccess
    Closed stores
    By appointmentManual request

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