[ pĕr′ē-ôr′bĭ-tl ]
Situated around the orbit of the eye.
Of, relating to, or characterizing the periorbit.
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Periorbital abscess generally pushes the eye to one side; otherwise the symptoms are similar to the foregoing.Special Report on Diseases of Cattle|U.S. Department of Agriculture
Periorbital, per-i-or′bi-tal, adj. pertaining to the orbit of the eye.