Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg 2017 Sep/Oct;33(5):372-375
*Transitional Year Program, St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center, Syracuse, New York, U.S.A.; †Department of Ophthalmology, and ‡Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery Service, Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Purpose: This study retrospectively reviews preseptal cellulitis and abscesses involving the eyebrow to elucidate the bacteriology and potential causative factors.
Methods: A retrospective chart review was conducted to identify patients who had been diagnosed with preseptal cellulitis or abscess involving the eyebrow at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary between 2008 and 2015. Demographic, clinical, and microbiological data were collected. Read More