[Aneurysmal cyst of ethmoid bone: a case report].

Abstract

AIM To report on the value of imaging in the diagnosis and assessment of aneurysmal cyst of the ethmoid bone. CASE A 12-year-old girl with a stuffy nose, revealing an aneurysmal bone cyst of the ethmoid, explored by CT, MRI, who had a preoperative arteriography with embolization. CONCLUSION Aneurysmal bone cyst is a benign bone lesion which rarely involves the facial bones. Imaging plays an important role in the diagnostic approach, the assessment of the lesions, and the treatment using the techniques of interventional radiology.

DOI: 10.1016/j.arcped.2012.12.007

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@article{Fikri2013AneurysmalCO, title={[Aneurysmal cyst of ethmoid bone: a case report].}, author={Meryem Fikri and Mariam Meziane and M-R El Hassani and N Ech-Cherif El Kettani and Leila Essakalli and Mohamed Kzadri and Mohammed Jiddane}, journal={Archives de pediatrie : organe officiel de la Societe francaise de pediatrie}, year={2013}, volume={20 3}, pages={292-5} }