The orbit is the amount of space that is located in the skull. This space is vital for holding all the parts of the eye, including the eyeball, the supplementary muscles, etc. The orbit contains four walls, which include the roof, the floor and the side two walls. Sometimes, air pressure builds inside the orbit and forces the eye to protrude out. This causes a lot of pain in the eye. For this reason, orbital decompression making use of the endoscopy method is needed.
There can be a lot of reasons why endoscopic orbital decompression is needed.
This is a great surgery and a highly recommended one if you have bulging eyes and feel sharp pain in the forehead area.