Chronic sphenoidal sinusitis

Case contributed by Dr Heba Abdelmonem

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Headache

Patient Data

Age: adult
Gender: Male
CT

Marked left sphenoidal mucosal thickening associated with hyperostosis of the sinus walls. Bilateral minimal thickening of the maxillary sinus mucosa. Interestingly the sphenoid ostium looks patent on this side.

Case Discussion

Findings suggestive of chronic sinusitis of the left sphenoidal sinus.

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Case information

rID: 62030
Published: 30th Jul 2018
Last edited: 31st Jul 2018
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Zagazig University Hospital

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