Frontal sinus mucopyocele (Kennerdell Case 52, PPT)

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Identifier Kennerdell_case52_fsm.ppt
Title Frontal sinus mucopyocele (Kennerdell Case 52, PPT)
Creator John S. Kennerdell, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Allegheny General Hospital Professor, Ophthalmology, Drexel University
Subject Proptosis; Exophthalmos; Erythema; Orbit; Frontal sinus; Mucocele; Tomography, X-ray Computed; Excision; Microsurgery
Presenting Symptom Rapidly proptosing right eye displaced inferiorly with an erythematous bulge
History A 72-year-old man was referred with a rapidly proptosing right eye displaced inferiorly with an erythematous bulge in the medial aspect of the superior right orbit.
Neuroimaging axial CT scan of the large mucocele on the superior aspect of the right orbit emanating from the frontal sinus. The mucocele extending laterally in the orbit creating a slight defect in the lateral wall indicating its chronicity. Lower cut of an axial CT scan showing the bony defect in the mucocele adjacent to the lateral wall. MRI scan without contrast showing the mucocele protruding from the frontal sinus into the orbit.
Anatomy Orbit; Frontal sinus
Disease/Diagnosis Mucocele
Treatment Removal of the mucocele and extirpation of the sinus
Contributor Primary Kennerdell, John S.
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Type Image
Format application/pdf
Format Creation Scanned at 2700 ppi on Nikon LS2000 and Nikon 8000 film scanners
Source 35mm Kodachrome slide
Rights Management Copyright 2008. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
Contributing Institution Allegheny General Hospital. Dept. of Ophthalmology; Drexel University. Dept. of Ophthalmology
Holding Institution Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah, 10 N 1900 E, SLC, UT 84112-5890
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Metadata Cataloger Ken Rockwell, Associate Librarian, Marriott Library, University of Utah
ARK ark:/87278/s60r9r4d
Setname ehsl_novel_jsk
Date Created 2007-12-10
Date Modified 2015-09-08
ID 180139
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60r9r4d
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