Orbital Pseudotumor

A 41-year-old man was seen as part of the ultra-sound-training course given by a visiting volunteer team to the university hospital in Jakarta, Indonesia. He gave a history of “a big right eye with some aching for several weeks.” Examination showed 8 mm of proptosis of that eye with 3+ conjunctival injection and chemosis. The vision was measured at 20/70 OD and 20/25 OS. The left eye appeared normal on clinical examination. A plain film x-ray of the orbits was read as normal. He was diagnosed with an orbital tumor and was in the process of being referred to another city for orbital biopsy.


Clinical Examination Inflammatory Sign Rapid Improvement Extraocular Muscle Glucose Test 
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