oculoglandular syndrome

oculoglandular syndrome

[ok′yəlōglan′dyələr]
a granulomatous form of conjunctivitis affecting one eye, associated with a visibly enlarged and tender lymph node on the same side. The most common causes are cat-scratch disease and tularemia.
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Symptoms are not specific and correspond to Parinaud oculoglandular syndrome (1).
Parinaud's oculoglandular syndrome attributable to an encounter with a wild rabbit.
The most frequently described manifestation is Parinaud oculoglandular syndrome, which is characterized by eye redness, foreign body sensation and epiphora [18].
Parinaud's Oculoglandular Syndrome occurs in 2%-3% of patients and is characterized by an ocular granuloma and conjunctivitis.
The physician referred her to an ophthalmologist, who elicited history of a recent cat scratch and prescribed doxycycline for suspected Parinaud's oculoglandular syndrome secondary to cat-scratch fever.
Rarely observed atypical signs and symptoms include erythema nodosum, figurate erythemas, thrombocytopenic purpura, Perinaud's oculoglandular syndrome, encephalopathy, hepatic granulomas, osteomyelitis, pulmonary disease, and optic neuritis (3).