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Mucocele of middle turbinate an interesting case report and literature review
ENT SCHOLAR (2012)
  • Balasubramanian Thiagarajan
Abstract

Concha involving middle turbinate is a common occurence1. Review of literature puts the incidence anywhere between 14 – 40%. This is an interesting case report of mucocele involving middle turbinate concha. Pneumatization of middle turbinate is known as concha bullosa4. Concha bullosa actually is a radiological diagnosis2 . Mucoceles can technically arise from a concha bullosa if its outflow channel is obstructed. This is ofcourse rather rare. This case report discusses a case of mucocele involving a pneumatized middle turbinate.

Keywords
  • mucocele,
  • middle turbinate,
  • case report
Publication Date
May 1, 2012
Citation Information
Balasubramanian Thiagarajan. "Mucocele of middle turbinate an interesting case report and literature review" ENT SCHOLAR (2012)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/drtbalu/29/