Items tagged “sinuses”
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Pott puffy tumour
Pott puffy tumour refers to a non-neoplastic complication of acute sinusitis characterised by a primarily subgaleal collection, also subperiosteal abscess and osteomyelitis. It is usually related to the frontal sinus but sometimes also related with the mastoid. Forehead swelling is seen, which i...
Immotile cilia syndrome
Published 03 Aug 2010
Sinonasal polyposis refers to the presence of multiple benign polyps in the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses. It causes a particular pattern of chronic sinusitis. Clinical presentation Clinical symptoms may include 3 progressive nasal stuffiness rhinorrhea facial pain headache anosmia ...
The sphenoethmoidal recess drains the posterior ethmoid air cells and sphenoid sinuses into the superior meatus of the nasal cavity. Related pathology patterns of sinonasal obstruction