Zygoma Fracture (Tripod Fx)


General Information

Pathophysiology

History / Physical exam

Diagnostic imaging

Treatment

  1. ATLS ABCs
  2. Consult facial trauma
  3. Pain management
  4. Prophylactic antibiotics due to infection of maxillary sinus
  5. Definitive treatment will require ORIF

Disposition

  1. Most are admitted to trauma service
  2. Discharge