Bifrontal brain abscesses secondary to orbital cellulitis an
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Intracranial abscesses are rare and life-threatening conditions that typically originate from direct extension from nearby structures, hematogenous dissemination or following penetrating cerebral trauma or neurosurgery. A 36-year-old male presented to emergency department with complaints of left eye swelling, headache and drowsiness. On physical exam, the patient was febrile and his left upper eyelid was markedly swollen with fluctuance and drainage. Maxillofacial computed tomography was obtained to evaluate for orbital pathology but revealed bifrontal brain abscesses.Brain abscesses should be considered in the differential diagnosis for patients who present with the classic triad of a headache, fever and neurological deficit...

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