The Radiologist report of my Acat/COR saggital sinuses:
The examination reveals severe bilateral maxillary and ethmoidal mucosal thickening. This measures approximately 9mm in the right maxillary sinus and similar amount in the left maxillary sinus. The ethmoidal sinuses are essnetially opacified. There is mild uptake in the dependent portions of the sphenoidal sinus and the frontal sinuses. There is not evedence of bony erosion. The nasal septum is deciated to the right side.
My ENT claims this without a doubt means I have nasal polyps and need minor sinus surgery for the polyps as well as the deviated septum.
How does he get nasal polyps from mucosal thickening? This ENT is over 70 years old and show signs of memory loss.
Copyright 1994-2017MedHelp International.All rights reserved. MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.