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Causes of Periorbital Cellulitis

Causes of Periorbital Cellulitis

Periorbital cellulitis is caused by a bacterial infection around the eye orbit. The infection may have originated in the covering of the eye (e.g., conjunctivitis) or from the sinuses. Haemophilus influenzae is the most common bacteria that cause periorbital cellulitis.

List of causes of Periorbital Cellulitis

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Periorbital Cellulitis) that could possibly cause Periorbital Cellulitis includes:

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Periorbital Cellulitis: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Periorbital Cellulitis, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Periorbital Cellulitis:

Periorbital Cellulitis: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Periorbital Cellulitis: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Related information on causes of Periorbital Cellulitis:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Periorbital Cellulitis may be found in:


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