ethmoid

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Related to ethmoidal: ethmoid labyrinth, Ethmoidal infundibulum, ethmoid air cells
  • noun

Synonyms for ethmoid

one of the eight bones of the cranium

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Key words: Antibiotherapy, ethmoidal sinusitis, orbital abscess, preceptal cellulitis
Most commonly, the bleeding site is anterior, supplied from Kiesselbach plexus (sphenopalatine, descending palatine, superior labial branches from ECA and anterior and posterior ethmoidal arteries from the ophthalmic artery).
This modified endoscopic surgery protects the mucosa of the sinuses from allergen exposure during inspiration without compromising the clearance of ethmoidal disease.
In this article, we describe the case of an immunocompromised patient who had fulminant ethmoidal sinusitis with orbital involvement that was caused by Aspergillus flavus.
According to Stammberger, they usually originate much more frequently in fissures and narrow spaces of the ethmoid than from ethmoidal cells themselves.
The right maxillary sinus, both sphenoids, and the left ethmoidal air cells were clear.
Both patients had a displaced septum, and the hemangioma also had invaded the ethmoidal sinus and the orbit.
Most involved the frontal sinus, although the maxillary sinus, ethmoidal cells, and sphenoidal sinus can also be affected.
Once the patient is stabilized and has been transported to the tertiary care center, several treatment approaches can be used, such as transnasal endoscopic anterior ethmoidal artery ligation, (6) clipping of the bleeding artery, (5) cauterization, (4) or endoscopic ablation and angiographic embolization, (2,3) all of which have been reported to be successful.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the head was performed to determine the cause of his recurrent meningitis; 2 giant pseudomeningoceles were detected, 1 in the left postorbital space and 1 in the right ethmoidal sinus (Figure).
Maxillary and ethmoidal exenteration failed to halt the infection and success was achieved after 40 HBO treatments at 2.
Our studies displayed a destructive mass arising from the right nasal ethmoidal area, extending into the right inferior turbinate and nasa l septum, with bone destruction in the ethmoids and nasal bone on the right.
The case presented is, to our knowledge, the first primary ethmoidal TCRBCL reported.
Endoscopic Balloon Dilations Sinuplasty Including Ethmoidal Air Cells in Chronic Rhinosinusitis, Annals of Otolaryngology, Rhinology & Laryngology 118)12):881-886 (2009)