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A Child With Acute Eyelid Edema and Proptosis

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Based on this clinical scenario and the accompanying image, understand how to arrive at a correct diagnosis.
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Article Information

Corresponding Author: Kara M. Cavuoto, MD, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Attn: Mr. Jose Aponte, 900 NW 17th St, Miami, FL 33136 (kcavuoto@med.miami.edu).

Published Online: November 25, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.4067

Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.

Additional Contributions: We thank the patient’s family for granting permission to publish this information.

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