Bilateral cavernous sinus and superior ophthalmic vein thrombosis in the setting of facial cellulitis.

@article{Syed2016BilateralCS,
  title={Bilateral cavernous sinus and superior ophthalmic vein thrombosis in the setting of facial cellulitis.},
  author={Almas A Syed and Bruce M Bell and Joseph Henry Hise and Joseph X Philip and Cedric W Spak and Michael Jeffrey Opatowsky},
  journal={Proceedings},
  year={2016},
  volume={29 1},
  pages={36-8}
}
Cavernous sinus thrombosis is a rare, potentially fatal cause of cerebral venous thrombosis. Infectious causes typically arise from the mid face, orbit, or sinonasal region. We present a case of bilateral cavernous sinus and superior ophthalmic thrombosis secondary to an extreme case of facial cellulitis.