Isolated sphenoid sinusitis.

  title={Isolated sphenoid sinusitis.},
  author={Suat Turgut and Kursat Murat Ozcan and Serdar Celikkanat and Cafer Ozdem},
  volume={35 3},
Isolated sphenoid sinusitis is a relatively rare clinical entity and can cause severe complications. Diagnostic nasal endoscopy using Hopkins telescopes and coronal and axial paranasal-sinus CT made the diagnosis of the sphenoid sinus disease easier. Eight out of 221 patients with paranasal sinus infection refractory to medical treatment--and treated surgically at the 2nd ENT Clinic of Ankara Numune Hospital between 1990-1995--had isolated sphenoid sinus infection. The most common symptom was… CONTINUE READING

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