Left frontal sinus osteoma

Case contributed by Dr Hidayatullah Hamidi


Incidental finding in a young patient with nasal obstruction.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years old
Gender: Male

A well-defined opaque lesion within the infundibulum of the left frontal sinus.

Case Discussion

Osteoma is a common benign tumor of the paranasal sinuses usually found incidentally. It occurs in the frontal sinuses in 80% of cases.

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Case information

rID: 59481
Published: 26th Apr 2018
Last edited: 27th Apr 2018
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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