Eosinophilic fungal rhinosinusitis of the lacrimal sac.

  title={Eosinophilic fungal rhinosinusitis of the lacrimal sac.},
  author={Michelle L Facer and Jens U. Ponikau and David A. Sherris},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
  volume={113 2},
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS Chronic sinusitis is a condition affecting millions of individuals each year. Recent findings indicate that chronic rhinosinusitis is a response to fungi mediated by the eosinophil in some of these individuals. We report a case of eosinophilic fungal rhinosinusitis of the lacrimal sac, an entity not previously reported. STUDY DESIGN Case report. METHODS A 69-year-old man presented with a 1-cm cystic lesion in the right-side medial canthal region. This lesion was… CONTINUE READING