Ocular Actinomycosis Mimicking Meningioma

Takaaki Kobayashi, Bradley Ford, Nobuhiro Fujita, A. Ben Appenheimer

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Orbital actinomycosis is an unusual clinical manifestation of orbital infection caused by Actinomyces species. Herein we report a case of orbital actinomycosis in a 67-year-old woman with recurrent swelling and erythema around her left eye with an orbital mass initially thought to be a meningioma.

Original languageEnglish
Article numberofaa170
JournalOpen Forum Infectious Diseases
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - May 19 2020
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Oncology
  • Clinical Neurology


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