9 Sep RESUMEN O Ob bj je et ti iv vo os s:: se presenta un caso clínico de celulitis periorbitaria secun-daria a un etmoiditis aguda. C Ca as so o c cl. RESUMEN. La celulitis periorbitaria es una patología muy frecuente en la población pediátrica. Se define como la infección que compromete los tejidos blandos.

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Periorbital necrotizing fasciitis – A potential complication with devastating results; the mortality rate is reported to be Species isolated include Staphylococcus species, Escherichia coliHaemophilus species, Pseudomonas aeruginosaKlebsiella oxytocia[ 40 ] Arcanobacterium previously Corynebacterium haemolyticum[ 41 ] and M chelonae.

Share cases and questions with Physicians on Medscape consult. Case reviews, however, have shown mixed flora associated with infection.

American Academy of Ophthalmology. The child with systemic celulitis periorbitaria, such as a high fever and neurological compromise, is at high risk of having severe perirbitaria with intracranial involvement.

Noninfectious entities such as ocular rosacea and seborrheic dermatitis also cause anterior blepharitis. Subperiosteal abscesses located superior to the globe must celulitis periorbitaria be drained surgically. The drain prevents the abscess from re-collecting, and is usually removed on the ward 24e48 h later. The incidence of cellulitis was highest in the second year of life and during winter.


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The pathogenesis of orbital complications in acute sinusitis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci.

Need a Curbside Consult? Orbital and periorbital cellulitis. Periorbital cellulitis is predominantly, although not exclusively, a pediatric disease see the image below. Tubercular preseptal cellulitis in children: Mites – Demodex folliculorum and Demodex brevis [ 29 ].

No significant differences were found between the sexes. Canaliculitis is caused by infection of the canaliculi; often, it is chronic.


Rapid treatment reduces hospitalization for pediatric patients with odontogenic-based cellulitis. Previous article Next article. If the secretions become inspissated, causing plugging of the gland, a chalazion may develop.

Infections of the lacrimal system are classified based on the location of the infection; they include the following see Presentation, Workup, Treatment, and Medication:.

Periorbital Infections: Background, Anatomy, Etiology

For patient education information, see Cellulitis. Published on Aug 23, celulitis periorbitaria periorbitaria Damage to the vessels celluitis the orbit can also result in ischaemia. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. These infections are limited to the area anterior to the orbital periorbigaria. Infections secondary to hematogenous spread during bacteremia due to nasopharyngeal pathogens.


The microbiologic spectrum of dacryocystitis: Radiol Clin North Am, 36pp.

American Medical Association Disclosure: Rev Esp Pediatr, 50pp. J Ocul Pharmacol Ther. Luaces Cubells aJ.

The cellulitis may result from a break celulitis periorbitaria the skin such as those caused by superficial trauma, animal celulitis periorbitaria or local infections. Print this section Print the entire contents of Print the entire contents of article.