Ethmoid mucocoele

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abdrabou


Frontal headache and nausea

Patient Data

Age: 46 years old
Gender: Male

A well defined thin walled expansile cystic lesion is seen involving the right anterior ethmoidal air cells. It is associated with thinning of the right lamina papyracea and intra orbital extra conal extension to the right orbit. No proptosis. Mild right maxillary sinusitis.

Case Discussion

Case Cortesy of Dr. Ahmed Fathallah

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Case information

rID: 45864
Published: 11th Jun 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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