Magnetic resonance imaging of sphenoethmoid mucoceles

D. W. Eisele, R. D. Crane, C. T. Yarington

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Abstract

Mucoceles involving the sphenoid sinus are expansile, benign lesions that are locally destructive and may occur with a variety of signs and symptoms. Because of these characteristics, sphenoid mucoceles can mimic malignant lesions. Consequently, correct diagnosis is important for proper management. Two cases of sphenoethmoid sinus mucoceles imaged with both CT and MRI are presented. The diagnostic value of MRI for the evaluation of these lesions is discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)713-725
Number of pages13
JournalEar, Nose and Throat Journal
Volume67
Issue number10
StatePublished - Jan 1 1988
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Otorhinolaryngology

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    Eisele, D. W., Crane, R. D., & Yarington, C. T. (1988). Magnetic resonance imaging of sphenoethmoid mucoceles. Ear, Nose and Throat Journal, 67(10), 713-725.