A Case Report on Frontal Osteoma

  • MR Molla Senior Consultant, Dept. of Dental & Maxillofacial Surgery, Apollo Hospitals, Dhaka
  • F Ferdousi Registrar, Maxillofacial Surgery, Dept of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Apollo Hospitals, Dhaka
  • DR Shankar Senior Consultant, Dept. of Neurosurgery, Apollo Hospitals, Dhaka
  • AKMB Karim Registrar, Dept of Neurosurgery, Apollo Hospitals, Dhaka
Keywords: Osteoma, Frontal sinus, Exophthalmos, Headache

Abstract

A 13 years old boy admitted with the complaint of progressive exophthalmos and gradually decreasing vision on right eye, also occasional headache and deformity on the right fronto-orbital region. Radiological & clinical findings revealed a case of frontal osteoma in the right frontal sinus extending up to right frontal lobe, eroding right roof of the orbit. Complete excision of the tumor mass was possible surgically. Biopsy confirmed a case of osteoma. Below is a discussion on diagnosis & management of frontal osteoma

Pulse Vol.9 January-December 2016 p.45-48

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MR Molla, Senior Consultant, Dept. of Dental & Maxillofacial Surgery, Apollo Hospitals, Dhaka


Published
2017-03-14
How to Cite
Molla, M., Ferdousi, F., Shankar, D., & Karim, A. (2017). A Case Report on Frontal Osteoma. Pulse, 9(1), 45-48. https://doi.org/10.3329/pulse.v9i1.31881
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Case Reports