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Year : 2017  |  Volume : 27  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 46-48
Frontal sinus osteoma with pneumocephalus: A rare cause of progressive hemiparesis

Department of Radio Diagnosis, Government Medical College and Hospital, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India

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Dr. Ashwini Bakde Umredkar
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DOI: 10.4103/0971-3026.202972

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Osteomas of paranasal sinuses are common benign tumors and are diagnosed incidentally. However, osteomas complicated by pneumocephalus with air fluid level presenting with progressive hemiparesis is rare. Here, we present a case report of a 22-year-old male who presented with left-sided progressive hemiparesis with history of generalized headache since 2 years.

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