Clinical Recognition and Management of an Atypical Dacryoadenitis.

  title={Clinical Recognition and Management of an Atypical Dacryoadenitis.},
  author={Amar Sayani and Daniel E. Smith},
  journal={Clinical pediatrics},
  volume={54 10},
Dacryoadenitis, a condition defined as inflammation of the lacrimal gland, has many etiologies; rarely is it associated with a lacrimal gland abscess. In this article, a 7-year-old African American boy was diagnosed with a lacrimal gland abscess secondary to oxacillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (ORSA). The incidence of conditions arising from ORSA, a… CONTINUE READING