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A 21-year-old male asked:

I know i have sinusitis. i also just got preseptal cellulitis. it doesn't look like a stye. there is no pus head. whole lid is swollen. the 2 linked?

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Dr. Jason Jaramillo
A Verified Doctoranswered
17 years experience
Go to the ER: It is impossible to say without being able to do an exam but I am concerned about a devastating condition called mucormycosis. It is a rare fungal infection that often affects the sinus and can spread rapidly. You should probably go to the er and be evaluated by an ophthalmologist (eye surgeon).
Last updated Jul 19, 2016

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