A Pott's puffy tumour as a late complication of a frontal sinus reconstruction: case report and literature review.

@article{Collet2009APP,
  title={A Pott's puffy tumour as a late complication of a frontal sinus reconstruction: case report and literature review.},
  author={St{\'e}phanie Collet and V Grulois and Philippe Eloy and Ph Rombaux and Bernard Bertrand},
  journal={Rhinology},
  year={2009},
  volume={47 4},
  pages={
          470-5
        }
}
A Pott's Puffy Tumour (PPT) is a rare clinical entity, which, traditionally has been described as an acute abscess with periosteitis secondary to osteomyelitis of the external table of the frontal bone of the skull, complicating an acute frontal sinusitis. The aim of this article is to present a case of progressively evolving PPT, which emerged during the course of a common rhinitis, in a patient who, thirty years previously, had undergone a reconstruction of the frontal sinus involving… CONTINUE READING