Maxillary sinusitis

Case contributed by Dr Aditya Shetty


k/c/o of sinusitis ; chronic h/o of headache

Patient Data

Age: 30
Gender: Female

Opacification of the left maxillary sinus is noted.

Rest of the visualised sinuses appear normal

Nasal septum appears normal

Case Discussion

Case of maxillary sinusitis (acute on chronic).

X-ray skull is not routinely carried out nowadays after the advancements in CT.

CT PNS is usually advised for evaluation of paranasal sinuses.

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Case information

rID: 27309
Published: 28th Jan 2014
Last edited: 1st Oct 2015
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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