paranasal sinuses

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par·a·na·sal si·nus·es

n., pl. senos paranasales, cualquiera de las cavidades aéreas en los huesos adyacentes a la cavidad nasal;
___ radiographyradiografía total de los senos nasales.
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CT scan of paranasal sinuses play a key role in the preoperative evaluation of patients undergoing endoscopic sinus surgeries (ESS) for chronic rhinosinusitis (Rozyo-Kalinowska et al., 2003).
Two experienced radiologists reviewed the paranasal sinuses independently and in a blinded manner for the clinical data of the patients.
Computed tomography (CT) of the paranasal sinuses revealed an extensive osteoma of the left ethmoid sinus and left nasal passage (figure, B).
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.
Small cell neuroendocrine carcinoma (SCNEC) is a rare disease of nose and paranasal sinuses. In contrast to other regions SCNEC of this region has been reported to be recurrent and locally aggressive.
Paranasal sinuses are a complex anatomic area, surrounding important structures such as the orbit and skull base.
Introduction of foreign bodies to the paranasal sinuses may occur through a variety of traumatic or iatrogenic events.
Because the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses are very close to the base of the skull, bone defects and dural tears that may cause some intracranial complications (such as rhinorrhea, meningitis, vascular injury with subarachnoid hemorrhage, and optic nerve injury) may occur during endoscopic paranasal sinus surgery (4).
Paranasal sinuses (PNS) diseases are the major health problems in Indian population.
Osteomas of the paranasal sinuses are benign lesions of osseous origin, often incidentally found by computed tomography (CT) scanning.
Diseases of the nose and paranasal sinuses are important from the medical as well as from the socioeconomic point of view [1].