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Case 1521

Pott's Puffy Tumour

Author(s)
Dagash HI, Williams J, Matthews E
 
Patient
female, 59 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    CT of sinuses and orbit

    Coronal CT showing mucosal disease affecting the maxillary, ethmoidal and frontal sinuses. Also visible is free air in soft tissues overlying the right frontal bone.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT of sinuses and orbit;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    CT of brain

    Contrast enhanced CT showing a ring-enhancing lesion in the right frontal lobe with oedema around it.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT of brain;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    CT of brain
     

    Air in soft tissues over frontal bone with osteomyelitis.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT of brain;

    Frontal osteomyelitis.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT of brain;
     
     
Coronal CT showing mucosal disease affecting the maxillary, ethmoidal and frontal sinuses. Also visible is free air in soft tissues overlying the right frontal bone.
 
Contrast enhanced CT showing a ring-enhancing lesion in the right frontal lobe with oedema around it.
 
Air in soft tissues over frontal bone with osteomyelitis.
 
Frontal osteomyelitis.
 
 
 
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