Sinolith in the ethmoid sinus: report of two cases and review of the literature

@article{Almai2010SinolithIT,
  title={Sinolith in the ethmoid sinus: report of two cases and review of the literature},
  author={Milan Alma{\vs}i and Magdal{\'e}na Andra{\vs}ovsk{\'a} and Juraj Kovaĺ},
  journal={European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology},
  year={2010},
  volume={267},
  pages={1649-1652}
}
We present two cases of sinolith in the ethmoid sinus. The first was a 52-year-old woman who complained of nasal dyspnea, postnasal drip and dry cough. Computed tomography (CT) showed a smooth-margined oval stone embedded in the middle meatus and occupying the bulla ethmoidalis, which was destroyed. The second was a 71-year-old man who had had repeated polypectomies. An oval calcified mass was revealed on CT in the anterior ethmoid sinus adjacent to the left lamina papyracea. All pertinent… CONTINUE READING

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