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January 1978

Aspergillosis of the Sphenoid Sinus

Author Affiliations

From the Departments of Otorhinoloaryngology and Pathology, the Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus.

Arch Otolaryngol. 1978;104(1):47-50. doi:10.1001/archotol.1978.00790010051011

• Three of the four previously described patients with isolated aspergillosis of the sphenoid sinus died, owing to intracranial extension of the infection. The case reports of two patients with sphenoid aspergillosis are presented in which surgical exteriorization and aeration of the involved sinus was curative.

(Arch Otolaryngol 104:47-50, 1978)

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