Depressed frontal sinus fracture

Case contributed by Dr Dalia Ibrahim

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Trauma

Patient Data

Age: 30
Gender: Male

Depressed fracture of the anterior wall of the frontal sinus (at the right side).

Case Discussion

Depressed fractures usually involve the frontoparietal region, because this part is prone to an assailant's attack and in this area the bones are relatively thin.

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Case information

rID: 28687
Case created: 7th Apr 2014
Last edited: 17th Sep 2017
System: Head & Neck
Tag: trauma
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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