Acta Scientific Otolaryngology (ASOL) (ISSN: 2582-5550)

Case Report Volume 2 Issue 12

An Endoscopic Approach to Bilateral Orbital Cellulitis - A Case Report

Manoj Jondhale*

Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation Hospital, Navi Mumbai, India

*Corresponding Author: Manoj Jondhale, Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation Hospital, Navi Mumbai, India.

Received: August 31, 2020; Published: November 18, 2020



  Bacterial orbital cellulitis is a rare entity in adults. Very few literature mentions about bilaterality of infection. Acute bacterial sinusitis being the most common cause of Orbital cellulitis. The aim of this study is to highlight the need for early and prompt treatment to prevent ophthalmoplegia and blindness. A 36 year old male presented with bilateral eye swelling, pain, diplopia along with diminution of vision. CECT scan of paranasal sinus revealed bilateral eye axial proptosis. Patient underwent surgical drainage and Endoscopic decompression of both the orbits were done. Patient improved after surgery.

Keywords: Necrotizing Neck Fasciitis; Cervical Fasciitis; Cervicotomy; Cervical Deep Infections



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Citation: Manoj Jondhale. “An Endoscopic Approach to Bilateral Orbital Cellulitis - A Case Report". Acta Scientific Otolaryngology 2.12 (2020): 09-11.


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