*Paranasal sinuses

... "Paranasal sinuses". "Paranasal Sinus Anatomy: Overview, Gross Anatomy, Microscopic Anatomy". 2016-08-24. " ... Paranasal sinuses are a group of four paired air-filled spaces that surround the nasal cavity. The maxillary sinuses are ... The sinuses are named for the facial bones in which they are located. Humans possess four paired paranasal sinuses, divided ... Sinus is a Latin word meaning a "fold", "curve", or "bay". Compare sine. Paranasal sinuses occur in many other animals, ...

*Balloon sinuplasty

2006). "Safety and Feasibility of Balloon Catheter Dilation of Paranasal Sinus Ostia: A Preliminary Investigation;". Annals of ... It uses a balloon over a wire catheter to dilate sinus passageways. The balloon is inflated with the goal of dilating the sinus ... Data from the study shows that balloon sinus dilation is as effective as functional sinus surgery, and delivers a better ... Et al; Feasibility of in-office endoscopic sinus surgery with balloon sinus dilation, Am J Rhinol Allergy 2012; 26(3): 243-8 ...

*Frontal sinus

Outline of bones of face, showing position of air sinuses. Paranasal sinuses Nose diagram Frontal sinus Paranasal sinus This ... Sinus development begins in the womb, the maxillary and ethmoid sinuses are present at birth. Sphenoidal sinuses are present at ... The frontal sinuses are situated behind the brow ridges. Sinuses are mucosa-lined airspaces within the bones of the face and ... Frontal sinus fractures occur from trauma to the part of the frontal bone that overlies the sinus, often from motor vehicle ...

*Anatomy of the human nose

The lateral nasal wall and the paranasal sinuses, the superior concha, the middle concha, and the inferior concha, form the ... the internal areas of the ethmoid sinus and the frontal sinus; and (b) the external areas, from the nasal tip to the rhinion: ... the middle meatus provides drainage for the anterior ethmoid sinuses and for the maxillary and frontal sinuses; and the ... Lateral to the turbinates is the medial wall of the maxillary sinus. Inferior to the nasal conchae (turbinates) is the meatus ...

*DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Ear, Nose and Throat: Nose and Paranasal Sinuses

The paranasal sinuses are eight (four pairs) air-filled spaces, or sinuses, within the bones of the skull and face. ... The paranasal sinuses are eight (four pairs) air-filled spaces, or sinuses, within the bones of the skull and face. ... "Health ... Nose and Paranasal Sinuses" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - Yandex ... Health Conditions and Diseases Ear, Nose and Throat Nose and Paranasal Sinuses 25 ...

*DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Ear, Nose and Throat: Nose and Paranasal Sinuses: Sinusitis

Health Conditions and Diseases Ear, Nose and Throat Nose and Paranasal Sinuses Sinusitis 7 ... Sinusitis is inflammation, either bacterial, viral, allergic or autoimmune, of the paranasal sinuses. ... University of Maryland Medical Center: Sinus Headache Information on these headaches, their signs and symptoms, causes, risk ...

*DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Ear, Nose and Throat: Nose and Paranasal Sinuses: Congenital Anomalies

... the primary symptoms of which relate to the nose and sinuses. ... Nose and Throat Nose and Paranasal Sinuses Congenital Anomalies ... Contains sites for congenital conditions, the primary symptoms of which relate to the nose and sinuses. ...

*Chronic atrophic rhinitis

Arrested development of paranasal sinuses. Treatment of atrophic rhinitis can be either medical or surgical. Medical measures ... Some authors refer to as Atrophic rhinitis secondary to sinus surgery as the empty nose syndrome. Extreme deviation of nasal ... Transposition of parotid duct to maxillary sinus or nasal mucosa. This disorder was known since the time of ancient Egypt, ...

*Myospherulosis

Sep 1995). "[Spherulocytosis (myospherulosis) of the paranasal sinuses]". HNO. 43 (9): 552-5. PMID 7591868. Fisher, SC.; ...

*Ethmoid sinus

The ethmoidal sinuses or ethmoidal air cells of the ethmoid bone are one of the four paired paranasal sinuses. They are a ... Paranasal sinuses Ethmoid cells Ethmoid sinus. Ethmoidal air cells.Deep dissection. Superior view. This article incorporates ... sometimes one or more opens into the sphenoidal sinus. The middle group (sometimes the middle ethmoidal sinus) drains into the ... The ethmoidal cells (sinuses) are present at birth, however by 2 years of age they are recognisable through the use of ...

*Sphenoidal sinus

Paranasal sinuses Nose diagram Sphenoidal sinus Sphenoidal sinus Paranasal sinus This article incorporates text in the public ... Sphenoidal sinus Sphenoidal sinus Paranasal sinuses Sphenoid bone. Anterior and inferior surfaces. Lateral wall of nasal cavity ... Each of the paired sphenoidal sinuses (components of the paranasal sinuses) is contained within the body of the sphenoid. They ... Each sinus opens into the roof of the nasal cavity via apertures on the posterior wall of the sphenoethmoidal recess directly ...

*Ramesh C. Deka

2003). Endoscopic management of inverted papillomas of the nose and paranasal sinuses. Ear Nose Throat J. 82:317-20. Kumar A, ... Entomophthoromycosis of the nose and paranasal sinus. Indian J Pediatr. 67:307-10. Ahluwalia KB, Maheshwari N & Deka RC. (1997 ... Sooknundun M, Deka RC, Kacker SK & Kapila K. (1986) Congenital mid-line sinus of the dorsum of the nose. Two case reports with ... He is an expert in endoscopic sinus and laryngeal/voice surgery. He has published more than 200 research papers in national and ...

*Antral lavage

"Procedures and operations of nasal and Paranasal sinuses" (PDF). Toran, KC (2010). "Is Antral Washout really indicated in Acute ... Age: Below the age of 3 years, as the size of the sinus is small due to underdeveloped Maxillary Sinus. Bleeding disorders: May ... Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS) is one of the newer modalities in treatment of Chronic Sinusitis.However, it is not ... Touching the posterior wall of the sinus by the tip of the cannula may block the cannula and the fluid may not return on ...

*Infections associated with diseases

Stenner, Marcus; Rudak, Claudia (2014). "Diseases of the nose and paranasal sinuses in child". GMS Curr Top Otorhinolaryngol ...

*Mohan Kameswaran

... ; S Raghunandhan (September 2009). "Saprophytic Mycotic Infections of the Nose and Paranasal Sinuses". ...

*Sinusitis

There are several paired paranasal sinuses, including the frontal, ethmoidal, maxillary and sphenoidal sinuses. The ethmoidal ... The presence of eosinophils in the mucous lining of the nose and paranasal sinuses has been demonstrated for many patients, and ... Sinusitis (or rhinosinusitis) is defined as an inflammation of the mucous membrane that lines the paranasal sinuses and is ... Sinusitis, also known as a sinus infection or rhinosinusitis, is inflammation of the sinuses resulting in symptoms. Common ...

*Nose-blowing

"Nose blowing propels nasal fluid into the paranasal sinuses". Clinical Infectious Diseases. 30 (2). pp. 387-91. ... a high degree of pressure in the nasal cavities and may worsen a cold by propelling nasal mucus into the paranasal sinuses. ...

*Evolution of olfaction

Comparative anatomy and physiology of the nose and paranasal sinuses. F. and S. Livingstone, Edinburgh Moore, W. J. 1981. The ...

*Nasopalatine duct cyst

A unique supernumerary paranasal sinus directly above the superior incisors. J Anat 1914;48:118-129. Albayram, MS, et al. ...

*Aegyptopithecus

"Paranasal sinus anatomy of Aegyptopithecus: Implications for hominoid origins". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 99 (12): 8454-6. ...

*OPS-301

Operations on the nose and paranasal sinuses 5-23...5-28: Operations on mouth and face 5-29...5-31: Operations on pharynx, ...

*Orbital cellulitis

... occurs commonly from bacterial infection spread via the paranasal sinuses. Other ways in which orbital ... It most commonly refers to an acute spread of infection into the eye socket from either the adjacent sinuses or through the ... Surgery typically requires drainage of the sinuses and if a subperiosteal abscess is present in the medial orbit, drainage can ... Shapiro E, Wald E, Brozanski B (1982). "Periorbital cellulitis and paranasal sinusitis: a reappraisal". Pediatric Infectious ...

*Skeletal pneumaticity

Pneumatic spaces include the paranasal sinuses and some of the mastoid cells. Postcranial pneumaticity is found largely in ...

*Osteoma

... represents the most common benign neoplasm of the nose and paranasal sinuses. The cause of osteomata is uncertain, but ... "Management of a Large Frontoethmoid Osteoma with Sinus Cranialization and Cranial Bone Graft Reconstruction". International ... " "Chondro-osteoma" Osteoma of the frontal sinus seen on x-ray Osteoma of the frontal sinus on CT Osteoma Osteosclerosis ...

*Space medicine

Air filled spaces include the middle ears, paranasal sinuses, lungs and gastrointestinal tract. One would be predisposed by a ... Ear and sinus pressure can be relieved with passive release of positive pressure. Pretreatment for susceptible individuals can ... It can cause abdominal distension, ear or sinus pain, decreased hearing, and dental or jaw pain. Abdominal distension can be ... Common symptoms include ear or sinus pain, decreased hearing, and tooth or jaw pain. Treatment may include active positive ...

*Odontogenic infection

Sinusitis is inflammation of the paranasal air sinuses. Infections associated with teeth may be responsible for approximately ... Once an odontogenic infection involves the maxillary sinus, it is possible that it may then spread to the orbit or to the ... where the inflammatory exudate has eroded through the bone superiorly to drain into the maxillary sinus. ... ethmoid sinus. Jiménez, Y; Bagán, JV; Murillo, J; Poveda, R (2004). "Odontogenic infections. Complications. Systemic ...

*Skeletal system of the horse

The nasal cavity leads into the respiratory system, and includes extensive paranasal sinuses. The nasal cavity contains ...