Author | Lisa Hayes, MD

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Orbital Pseudotumor Disguised as Orbital Cellulitis and Sinusitis

May 10, 2012

A 58-year-old man with a past medical history of chronic sinus disease and hypothyroidism presented with left periorbital pain and erythema that worsened despite outpatient treatment with topical antibiotics. An outpatient CT scan showed pansinusitis and orbital stranding. The diagnosis was orbital cellulitis and sinusitis.