Paranasal sinuses

What is Paranasal sinuses?

Paranasal sinuses are a group of four paired air-filled spaces that surround the nasal cavity (maxillary sinuses), above the eyes (frontal sinuses), between the eyes (ethmoidal sinuses), and behind the ethmoids (sphenoidal sinuses). inflammation of the sinuses due to severe cold is called sinusitis. it has to be treated with anti allegics, antiinflamatories and antibiotics.

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Symptoms continual sinus drainage, repeated blowing nose, coughing up phlegm , causing irritated throat, heat and pressure behind the eyes,...

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By your history and description, possibility of sinusitis is more...

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(1) I have Chronic sinusitis and I have terrible Sinus Headaches. What can I do about this to get some relief? When I was young I broke my nose...

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Go for CT Scan PNS

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I have gone through your query and your image; and suggests you that you may go for CT...

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CT Scan shows extensive opacification within the ethmoid, sphenoid, and frontal sinuses.

I had a CT Scan of the paranasal sinuses. There is...

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Extensive sinus blockage impairing the normal ventilation...

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1. The report says that...

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