Orbital inflammatory disease: a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge

@article{Gordon2006OrbitalID,
  title={Orbital inflammatory disease: a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge},
  author={Lynn Gordon},
  journal={Eye},
  year={2006},
  volume={20},
  pages={1196-1206}
}
The spectrum of orbital inflammatory disease (OID) ranges broadly from specific disease diagnoses, for example, Wegener's granulomatosis or sarcoidosis, to nonspecific inflammation which may involve one or multiple structures of the orbit. Mimics of idiopathic OID must be considered in a comprehensive differential diagnosis and include malignancies, congenital mass lesions, infectious diseases, and occult or distant trauma. Idiopathic OID may be secondary to an underlying systemic inflammatory… CONTINUE READING

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