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CHRONIC SINUSITIS (LEFT)

CHRONIC SINUSITIS (LEFT)

Description : The left maxillary sinus in this patient is filled with mucopurulent material. The cause of this chronic left maxillary sinusitis is revealed in the CT scan as an obstruction of the ostiomeatal complex in the area of the infundibulum (the channel through which the maxillary sinus drains into the middle meatus. this patient is an ideal candidate for functional endoscopic sinus surgery.

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