paranasal


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Adj.1.paranasal - adjacent to the nasal cavities; "paranasal sinus"
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par·a·na·sal

a. paranasal, adyacente a la cavidad nasal.

paranasal

adj paranasal
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Divided into brief study units, this textbook introduces the main concepts in otorhinolaryngology, covering the anatomy, physiology, and immunology of the nose, paranasal sinuses, and face, diagnostic evaluation of the nose and paranasal sinuses, and specific diseases; the anatomy, physiology, examination, and conditions of the oral cavity and pharynx, ear, facial nerve, lateral skull base, external neck, larynx, and trachea; and hearing, voice, and speech and language disorders.
Nasal polyposis (NP) is an inflammatory disease of the paranasal sinuses and nasal cavity.
Paranasal sinus mucoceles are mucus-containing cystic structures with an epithelial lining that completely fills in the paranasal sinuses.
Paranasal sinus osteomas are benign osteogenic lesions, often diagnosed incidentally on computed tomography (CT).
CT is accepted as the gold standard for pathologicalanatomical evaluation of paranasal sinus disease.
Sinonasal inflammatory disease with sinus ostial obstruction is a very common cause of an opacified paranasal sinus.
Paranasal sinus mucoceles occur with the collection of mucus in a cystic lesion lined with normal respiratory mucosa, as a result of the obliteration of the sinus ostium caused by chronic inflammation, trauma, iatrogenic injury, and tumors.
It is a necrotizing granulomatous vasculitis mostly affecting the lungs (95%), paranasal sinuses (90%), kidneys (85%), nose or nasopharynx (65%), and joints (65%) accordingly.
2,3) Computed topography CT) of the paranasal sinuses is required for the diagnosis and subsequent treatment of sinusitis as the underlying anatomical variations could possibly be a cause for sinonasal symptoms.