This is a subperiosteal abscess
of the frontal bone where the precipitating infection originates in the frontal sinus and causes a progressive osteomyelitis of the bone.
Key Words: immunocompetent adult, mastoiditis, otitis media, subperiosteal abscess
Preseptal (periorbital) cellulitis, subperiosteal abscess
and orbital cellulitis due to sinusitis.
58% which is comparable to the incidence rate of other studies The subperiosteal abscess
has the highest incidence i.
Among the patients with an osteomyelitis diagnosis, "'eight of nine had one or more imaging criteria of osteomyelitis, including intraosseous abscess, cortical breach, or subperiosteal abscess
More radical surgical procedure may be required in cases of complications such as facial paralysis, subperiosteal abscess
, labyrinthitis, mastoid tenderness and headache.
of the orbit: an unusual complication of the third molar surgery.
The image also revealed a subperiosteal abscess
, not usually seen with osteomyelitis.
No discharge from the mastoid fistula was seen after removal of the cholesteatoma, and there was no sign of subperiosteal abscess
Criteria for nonsurgical management of subperiosteal abscess
of the orbit: analysis of outcomes 1988-1998.
Selective non-surgical management of subperiosteal abscess
of the orbit: computerized tomography and clinical course as indication for surgical drainage.
Examples of otitis media complications include mastoiditis, meningitis, periauricular subperiosteal abscess
, epidural or subdural abscess, brain abscess, lateral sinus thrombophlebitis, cavernous sinus thrombosis, and facial paralysis.