Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis

The cavernous sinus thrombosis is a very rare, typically septic cavernous sinus thrombosis, which is usually caused by a Nasenfurunkel or a bacterial sinusitis. Symptoms and clinical signs include pain, proptosis, ophthalmoplegia, loss of vision, papilledema, and fever. The diagnosis can be confirmed by CT or MRI. Treatment is with i.v. Antibiotics. Complications are common, and the prognosis is poor. The cavernous sinus thrombosis is a very rare, typically septic…

September 3, 2018
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