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What sort of disease is cavernous sinus thrombosis?

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Dr. Moonyoung Chung
Ophthalmology
6 doctors agree

In brief: Cavernous sinus clot

Cavernous sinus thrombosis is a blood clot in the cavernous sinus, usu from infection.
Symptoms of bulging eyes, droopy eyelids, headache, vision loss, eye muscle weakness.

In brief: Cavernous sinus clot

Cavernous sinus thrombosis is a blood clot in the cavernous sinus, usu from infection.
Symptoms of bulging eyes, droopy eyelids, headache, vision loss, eye muscle weakness.
Dr. Moonyoung Chung
Dr. Moonyoung Chung
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Dr. Robert Singer
Neurosurgery
5 doctors agree

In brief: Clotting

Thrombosis of the cavernous sinus is a condition where a significant outflow channel at the base of the skull is blocked.
This can occur due to a variety of causes including infection, tumor and trauma to name a few. Clinical and radiographic evaluation is usually necessary for proper diagnosis and treatment planning.

In brief: Clotting

Thrombosis of the cavernous sinus is a condition where a significant outflow channel at the base of the skull is blocked.
This can occur due to a variety of causes including infection, tumor and trauma to name a few. Clinical and radiographic evaluation is usually necessary for proper diagnosis and treatment planning.
Dr. Robert Singer
Dr. Robert Singer
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Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
Great answer. Wishing you'all the very best.
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