Orbital Cyst of Lacrimal Derivation Presenting as a Recurrent Orbital Abscess in a Pediatric Patient

KONUK O., Abdulgani A., IŞIK GÖNÜL İ., Unal M.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OPHTHALMOLOGY & STRABISMUS, vol.46, no.6, pp.365-367, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


A 2-year-old girl presented with inflammatory eyelid swelling in the left eye over a 2-week period. Ophthalmologic examination showed hyperemia and swelling, with a palpable mass at the inferior orbital rim. Orbital magnetic resonance imaging showed periorbital edema and a cystic lesion located in the inferomedial orbit, Histopathologic evaluation showed an orbital cyst of lacrimal derivation. [J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 2009;46:365-367.]