Acute sinusitis

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete

Presentation

Frontal headache with abundant nasal secretions

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female
CT

CT sinus

There is an air-fluid level in left maxillary sinus and mild mucosal thickening in the right maxillary antrum. In addition, there is some mucosal thickening in the ethmoidal air cells. 

Case Discussion

The tomographic findings are suggestive of acute sinusitis.

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Case information

rID: 23161
Published: 25th May 2013
Last edited: 22nd Feb 2020
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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