Infective Endocarditis Presenting as Bilateral Orbital Cellulitis: An Unusual Case

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Orbital cellulitis is a severe and sight-threatening infection of orbital tissues posterior to the orbital septum. The most common causes of orbital cellulitis are rhinosinusitis, orbital trauma, and surgery. Infective endocarditis (IE) is a systemic infection that begins on cardiac valves and spreads by means of the bloodstream to peripheral organs. Septic… (More)
DOI: 10.7759/cureus.1350

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@inproceedings{Asif2017InfectiveEP, title={Infective Endocarditis Presenting as Bilateral Orbital Cellulitis: An Unusual Case}, author={Talal Asif and Badar Hasan and Rehman Ukani and Rebecca Rainer Pauly}, booktitle={Cureus}, year={2017} }