Definition: 'Raccoon Eyes'
raccoon eyesType: Term
1. bilateral ecchymosis in the periorbital region; suggests a basilar skull fracture and may also be seen in neuroblastoma.
Synonyms: bilateral medial orbital ecchymoses
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