Orbital abscess: lacrimal gland

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Modality: CT

Right lacrimal gland is swollen with loculated central hypodensity and peripheral enhancement. 

Case Discussion

Demonstrated to be a S. aureus orbital abscess. 

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Case Information

rID: 5473
Case created: 27th Jan 2009
Last edited: 10th Dec 2015
System: Head & Neck
Tags: orbit, abscess
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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