Antrochoanal polyp

Case contributed by Dr Mohamed Hossam el Deen


Complain of nasal obstruction and foreign-body sensation in her mouth that had been present over many years and associated with difficult breathing and swallowing.

Patient Data

Age: 39
Gender: Female

CT showing a large antrochoanal polyp blocking the left maxillary sinus and passing through an accessory ostium into nasal cavity, nasopharynx and reaching upper oropharynx.

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Case information

rID: 41904
Published: 25th Dec 2015
Last edited: 22nd Jan 2017
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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