[The value of endoscopy in the diagnosis of rhinolithiasis: a case report].

@article{Oretmenolu2003TheVO,
  title={[The value of endoscopy in the diagnosis of rhinolithiasis: a case report].},
  author={Oğuz Oğretmenoğlu},
  journal={Kulak burun bogaz ihtisas dergisi : KBB = Journal of ear, nose, and throat},
  year={2003},
  volume={11 3},
  pages={89-92}
}
Diagnosis of rhinolithiasis may be difficult because of the possibility of varying clinical presentations. Complaints of a 34-year-old male patient had been misdiagnosed as sinusitis and several plain radiographs had missed the event. Endoscopic examination enabled a hard intranasal mass to be seen, resembling a rhinolith. The patient's complaints… CONTINUE READING