Frontal sinus osteoma associated with pneumocephalus

Önal B. , KAYMAZ A. M. , ARAÇ M. , Doǧulu F.

Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, vol.12, no.4, pp.174-176, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Title of Journal : Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
  • Page Numbers: pp.174-176


The most common causes of intracranial air are head trauma and neurosurgical procedures. Less common etiologies include infection due to gas-forming organisms, mucoceles, tumours, congenital neuroenteric cysts, and dural defects. Here, we, present a case of a frontal sinus osteoma associated with long-standing pneumocephalus. © Turkish Society of Radiology 2006.