paranasal sinus

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n paranasal sinus any of the paired sinuses in the bones of the face adjacent to the nasal cavity that are lined with mucous membrane that is continuous with the lining of the nasal cavities
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Mary Kurien, MBBS, DLO, MS. Abstract Bilateral paranasal sinus mucoceles are rare.
Bilateral asymmetrical mucoceles of the paranasal sinuses with unilateral orbital complications.
We report the rare occurrence of bilateral asymmetrical mucoceles of the paranasal sinuses that resulted in a unilateral orbital complication.
Only a few cases of carcinoid in the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses have been reported.
A primary chordoma of the nasal cavities and paranasal sinuses is extremely rare compared with clival chordomas , which often present as nasal masses after spreading anteriorly.
They are very uncommon in the upper respiratory tract and rare in the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses.
Radiographic findings are essential to the diagnosis of paranasal sinus mucocele.
Spectrum of paranasal sinus mycoses in coastal India.
Fungal infections of the nose and paranasal sinuses are uncommon, and the disease they cause can be identified from their histopathologic appearance.
Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the nose and paranasal sinuses masquerading as a malignancy.
Screening sinus CT and paranasal sinus imaging.
Fungal infections of the nose and paranasal sinus es are uncommon, and the disease they cause can be identified from their histopathologic appearance.
Superior turbinate pneumatization in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis: Prevalence on paranasal sinus CT. September 26, 2008 by Seth J Kanowitz, MD, Annette O Nusbaum, MD, Joseph B Jacobs, MD, and Richard A Lebowitz, MD.
Prostatic carcinoma metastatic to the paranasal sinuses: A case report.
In the paranasal sinuses, metastatic carcinoma is far less common than primary carcinoma.
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