Allergic fungal sinusitis

Case contributed by Dr Rajesh Annamalaisamy


Atopic asthma, postnasal drip, eosinophilia.

Patient Data

Age: Adult

Axial and coronal unenhanced CT scans show increased attenuation in the anterior ethmoid, posterior ethmoid, sphenoid, maxillary and frontal sinuses bilaterally. There is characteristic hyperattenuating material within these sinuses. 

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Case information

rID: 29758
Published: 20th Jun 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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