The Ophthalmology Unit, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Kuching, Sarawak.
The Ophthalmology Department, SarawakGeneralHospital,
Kuching, Sarawak, East Malaysia.
Photo by Professor Chua
This 9 year-old girl with
learning difficulty presented with a one-week history of progressive swollen
right eye and pyrexia. Examination revealed a tense orbit and a
pointing abscess in the medial lower lid. She was started on systemic
antibiotic and incision and drainage was performed to drain the abscess. The
patient recovered without complications.
Swollen right eyelid and pointing
abscess in the medial lower lid.