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Disease Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis

Name Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis
Synonyms Cavernous Sinus, Phlebitis, Septic | Cavernous Sinus Thrombophlebitides | Cavernous Sinus Thrombophlebitis | Cavernous Sinus Thromboses | Caverous Sinus Septic Phlebitis | Phlebitis, Cavernous Sinus, Septic | Septic Phlebitis, Cavernous Sinus | Sinus Thrombophlebitides, Cavernous | Sinus Thrombophlebitis, Cavernous | Sinus Thromboses, Cavernous | Sinus Thrombosis, Cavernous | Thrombophlebitides, Cavernous Sinus | Thrombophlebitis, Cavernous Sinus | Thromboses, Cavernous Sinus | Thrombosis, Cavernous Sinus
Definition Formation or presence of a blood clot (THROMBUS) in the CAVERNOUS SINUS of the brain. Infections of the paranasal sinuses and adjacent structures, CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA, and THROMBOPHILIA are associated conditions. Clinical manifestations include dysfunction of cranial nerves III, IV, V, and VI, marked periorbital swelling, chemosis, fever, and visual loss. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p711)
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D020226
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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cerebrovascular Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Intracranial Embolism and Thrombosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Intracranial Thrombosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sinus Thrombosis, Intracranial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cerebrovascular Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Intracranial Embolism and Thrombosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Intracranial Thrombosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sinus Thrombosis, Intracranial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Embolism and Thrombosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thromboembolism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Intracranial Embolism and Thrombosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Intracranial Thrombosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sinus Thrombosis, Intracranial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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