On account of the extensive and serious pathologic condition, involving vital structures and very confusing and misleading symptoms, the following case is considered of sufficient interet for discussion:
—On Dec. 7, 1905, J. J. H., aged 51, was brought to me by Dr. E. V. Seay of Salvisa, Ky., with the following history: He had been troubled for many years with nasal catarrh; at times large quantities of pus would discharge from nose, and this would be followed by great relief for some days or weeks. Six months previously he had a prolonged attack of malarial fever. Two weeks ago he began sufferingting pains in frontal region between the eyes, pain being aggravated by jarring the bed or when in a stooping position. He suffered greatly from nausea, mental depression and insomnia.
—His gait was unsteady, inclining to the right as he walked across the room. Skin was
STUCKY JA. CASE OF CHRONIC SUPPURATIVE ETHMOIDITIS, SARCOMA OF RIGHT TEMPORO-SPHENOIDAL LOBE, WITH MISLEADING SYMPTOMS.. JAMA. 1906;XLVI(17):1285-1286. doi:10.1001/jama.1906.62510440039003b