Acute maxillary sinusitis

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli

Presentation

Headache.

Patient Data

Age: 10 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Partial opacification of the maxillary sinuses with air-fluid levels are seen bilaterally.

Right frontal sinus is not pneumatized. The other paranasal sinuses are unremarkable.

Nasal septum appears normal.

Case Discussion

Imaging features suggest maxillary sinusitis (acute on chronic).

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Case information

rID: 67098
Published: 20th Mar 2019
Last edited: 21st Mar 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Jame Jam Imaging Center

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