Intracranial complications of paranasal sinusitis: A combined institutional review

  title={Intracranial complications of paranasal sinusitis: A combined institutional review},
  author={G. Clayman and G. Adams and D. Paugh and C. F. Koopmann},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
  • G. Clayman, G. Adams, +1 author C. F. Koopmann
  • Published 1991
  • Medicine
  • The Laryngoscope
  • Intracranial complications of paranasal sinusitis constitute true surgical and medical emergencies. The charts of all patients (n = 649) admitted for acute or chronic sinusitis to the University of Minnesota Hospital and to the University of Michigan Medical Center during a 13-year period (1975 to 1988) were retrospectively reviewed to determine the incidence of complications. The clinical presentation, bacteriology, involved sinuses, influencing host factors, white blood cell count on… CONTINUE READING
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