Periorbital cellulitis

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Periorbital cellulitis, also known as preseptal cellulitis (and not to be confused with orbital cellulitis, which is posterior to the orbital septum), is an inflammation and infection of the eyelid and portions of skin around the eye anterior to the orbital septum.wikipedia
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Orbital cellulitis

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Periorbital cellulitis, also known as preseptal cellulitis (and not to be confused with orbital cellulitis, which is posterior to the orbital septum), is an inflammation and infection of the eyelid and portions of skin around the eye anterior to the orbital septum.
It should not be confused with periorbital cellulitis, which refers to cellulitis anterior to the septum.

Orbital septum

septum
Periorbital cellulitis, also known as preseptal cellulitis (and not to be confused with orbital cellulitis, which is posterior to the orbital septum), is an inflammation and infection of the eyelid and portions of skin around the eye anterior to the orbital septum.
The orbital septum is an important landmark in distinguishing between orbital cellulitis (inside the septum) and periorbital cellulitis (outside the septum).

Exophthalmos

proptosisexophthalmiaexophthalmic
In contrast to orbital cellulitis, patients with periorbital cellulitis do not have bulging of the eye (proptosis), limited eye movement (ophthalmoplegia), pain on eye movement, or loss of vision.

Ophthalmoparesis

ophthalmoplegiadifficulty moving the eyesextraocular muscle paresis
In contrast to orbital cellulitis, patients with periorbital cellulitis do not have bulging of the eye (proptosis), limited eye movement (ophthalmoplegia), pain on eye movement, or loss of vision.

CT scan

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CT scan may be done to delineate the extension of the infection.

Staphylococcus aureus

S. aureusstaph infectionmethicillin-sensitive ''Staphylococcus aureus
Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pneumoniae, other streptococci, and anaerobes are the most common causes, depending on the origin of the infection.

Streptococcus pneumoniae

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Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pneumoniae, other streptococci, and anaerobes are the most common causes, depending on the origin of the infection.

Streptococcus

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Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pneumoniae, other streptococci, and anaerobes are the most common causes, depending on the origin of the infection.

Haemophilus influenzae

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The advent of the Haemophilus influenzae vaccine has dramatically decreased the incidence.

Sinusitis

sinus infectionrhinosinusitischronic sinusitis

Songs in A&E

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Songs in A&E comes five years after Spiritualized's previous album – 2003's Amazing Grace – and following Pierce's near death experience in 2005, after he had contracted advanced periorbital cellulitis with bilateral pneumonia with rapid deterioration requiring intensive care and c-pap for type 1 respiratory failure.

Chalazion

Chalazion cystmeibomian gland
A stye and cellulitis may appear similar.

Pericoronitis

pericoronal abscessinflammation or infectionoperculum
This infection can spread to the cheeks, orbits/periorbits, and other parts of the face or neck, and occasionally can lead to airway compromise (e.g. Ludwig's angina) requiring emergency hospital treatment.

Periorbital puffiness

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Periorbital cellulitis – An inflammation and infection of the eyelid and portions of skin around the eye.

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Periorbita

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However, it may refer to anything that is around the orbit, such as in periorbital cellulitis.