Isolated fungal sinusitis of the sphenoid sinus


Iriz A. , Dagli M., Akmansu H., Han O., Arslan B., Eryilmaz A.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.39, no.3, pp.453-456, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-0709-30
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.453-456
  • Keywords: Isolated fungal sinusitis, sphenoid sinus, aspergillosis, LESIONS, DISEASE, MANAGEMENT, DIAGNOSIS

Abstract

Isolated fungal sphenoid sinusitis is a rare entity. Fungal sinusitis is mostly seen in immunocompromised patients and is characterized by invasive progression. We describe a immunologically competent patient with isolated aspergillosis in her sphenoid sinus.