The nonspecific orbital inflammatory syndromes.

  title={The nonspecific orbital inflammatory syndromes.},
  author={John S. Kennerdell and Steven C Dresner},
  journal={Survey of ophthalmology},
  volume={29 2},
The nonspecific orbital inflammatory syndromes are a peculiar group of inflammations that may occur in acute or subacute forms and can become chronic. They may be diffuse or primarily localized to a specific tissue of the orbit. The nonspecific inflammations that are targeted toward specific tissues are myositis, dacryoadenitis, perineuritis, and periscleritis. Each of these syndromes has definite signs, symptoms, ultrasonic and radiologic findings. Therefore, this group of nonspecific… CONTINUE READING
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