Fibrous dysplasia of nasal cavity

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


25 year-old male with right nasal cavity fullness and right globe proptosis

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Male

Well-defined ground-glass bony lesion with sclerotic borders is seen which occupying the right nasal cavity extending into right orbital cavity and maxillary sinus and causing nasal septal deviation to the left side.

Case Discussion

Findings in a 25 year-old male consistent with fibrous dysplasia. This lesion seems to originate from the nasal turbinates and paranasal sinus walls at the right side.

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Case information

rID: 20963
Published: 24th Dec 2012
Last edited: 27th Dec 2016
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