Chronic maxillary sinusitis

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


Headache, posterior discharges, sinusitis resistant to treatment.

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Male

Computed tomography demonstrates mucosal inflammatory changes with sclerotic bone thickening and irregular borders of the inner walls of both maxillary sinuses.

Case Discussion

Given the clinical context and findings on CT can speak of a chronic sinusitis.

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Case information

rID: 27879
Case created: 24th Feb 2014
Last edited: 4th Oct 2015
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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