Orbital Inflammatory Diseases and Their Differential Diagnosis

  • Hakan Demirci

Part of the Essentials in Ophthalmology book series (ESSENTIALS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Sima Das, Santosh G. Honavar
    Pages 1-16
  3. Hakan Demirci
    Pages 17-25
  4. Victor M. Elner, Hakan Demirci
    Pages 27-34
  5. Hakan Demirci
    Pages 35-40
  6. Shivani Gupta, Hakan Demirci
    Pages 41-47
  7. Zachary D. Pearce, Adam S. Hassan
    Pages 61-66
  8. Zachary D. Pearce, Hakan Demirci, Adam S. Hassan
    Pages 67-71
  9. Shannon S. Joseph, Raymond S. Douglas
    Pages 73-89

About this book


This book comprehensively reviews orbital inflammatory disorders and their differential diagnosis, drawing on the current basic and clinical literature and the extensive personal experience of the contributors. The full range of inflammatory disorders is considered, including bacterial and fungal infections, inflammatory pseudotumor and IgG4 variant, sarcoidosis, Sjögren’s syndrome, Wegener’s granulomatosis, adult xanthogranulomatous disease, Graves’ eye disease, and orbital lymphoproliferative disorder. In each case the etiology, clinical manifestations, imaging characteristics, differential diagnoses, and management options are carefully presented and discussed. The authors comprise a panel of experts in the field who address the subject in a concise style with the aid of informative illustrations.​


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Editors and affiliations

  • Hakan Demirci
    • 1
  1. 1.Ophthalmology and Visual SciencesW.K. Kellogg Eye CenterAnn ArborUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-662-46527-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-662-46528-8
  • Series Print ISSN 1612-3212
  • Series Online ISSN 2196-890X
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