Lacrimal gland abscess presenting with preseptal cellulitis depicted on CT

Abstract

BACKGROUND Pyogenic lacrimal gland abscesses are uncommon and thus may not be immediately clinically recognized without a high index of suspicion. FINDINGS We present two patients with preseptal cellulitis and characteristic low-attenuation fluid collections in the lacrimal glands demonstrated on computed tomography (CT). CONCLUSIONS Lacrimal gland… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12348-015-0068-6

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