Massive Thrombosis of Bilateral Superior and Inferior Ophthalmic Veins Secondary to Ethmoidal Rhinosunisitis: Imaging Findings

OĞUL H., Gedikli Y., Karaca L. , Okur A., Kantarci M.

JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY, cilt.25, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Ophthalmic vein thrombosis (OVT) is a rare condition occurring secondary to varied etiologies that commonly presents with proptosis, globe dystopia, ophthalmoplegia, periorbital edema, and occasionally diminished visual acuity. It may be related to inflammation of the orbit or paranasal sinuses.