Open Access Case Report

Isolated Sphenoid Sinus Mucocele Presented as Orbital Apex Syndrome

Maryam Naser MD* and Nafiseh Hashemi MD

Neuro-ophthalmology Clinic, Hashemi Eye Care, USA

Corresponding Author

Received Date: August 14, 2019;  Published Date: August 20, 2019


Sphenoid sinus mucocele is a rare complication of chronic sinusitis. It may cause orbital apex syndrome presenting with vision loss (cranial nerve II), diplopia (cranial nerve III, IV and VI). We are presenting a case of VI nerve palsy in a middle age man with longstanding history of chronic sinusitis.

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