Taste Disorders

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10.1055/b-0034-86799 Taste Disorders Patients presenting with taste complaints may in fact have olfactory dysfunction with abnormal flavor perception due to the loss of retronasal olfaction. With loss of flavor, a…

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Workup and Therapeutic Options

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10.1055/b-0034-86798 Workup and Therapeutic Options Clinical History A detailed history should include the duration and degree of olfactory loss and an inquiry in the status of chemosensory ability prior to…

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Clinical Olfactory Disorders

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10.1055/b-0034-86797 Clinical Olfactory Disorders Olfactory disorders can be classified as either the loss of ability to detect odorants or the distortion of odors and are classified as “-osmias.” Anosmia refers…

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Anatomy of the Olfactory System

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10.1055/b-0034-86796 Anatomy of the Olfactory System The olfactory epithelium resides in an area of a few square centimeters in the superior nasal cavity on the cribriform plate, upper septum, and…

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Image Analysis of Sinonasal Neoplasms

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10.1055/b-0034-86791 Image Analysis of Sinonasal Neoplasms It is often difficult for the radiologist to hone down on a particular histologic diagnosis because of the marked overlap of the imaging appearance…

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Metastases

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10.1055/b-0034-86792 Metastases Lymphatic Drainage and Nodal Metastases Lymph node drainage for sinonasal neoplasms is dependent on the origin of the neoplasm, the stage of the neoplasm, and the histology. Although…

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Complications of Treatment

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10.1055/b-0034-86793 Complications of Treatment Radiation Necrosis Radiation necrosis is not an infrequent complication of nasopharyngeal, sinonasal, and skull base neoplasms treated with irradiation.144–149,170 Due to the field covered, the temporal…

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Sinonasal Neoplasms

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10.1055/b-0034-86790 Sinonasal Neoplasms Evaluation and staging of sinus neoplasms is achieved through a combination of clinical assessment and pretreatment imaging with close scrutiny of the sinonasal cavity, orbits, nasopharynx, oral…

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Imaging Disease Processes of the Paranasal Sinuses

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10.1055/b-0034-86788 Imaging Disease Processes of the Paranasal Sinuses Inflammatory Disease/Sinusitis Sinusitis is among the most common ailments in the United States, with over 30 million Americans affected by sinusitis each…

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Developmental Lesions

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10.1055/b-0034-86789 Developmental Lesions Meningo (encephalo) cele refers to herniation of the meninges, CSF, and/or brain through an osseous defect in the cranium. Meningoencephaloceles are more common than meningoceles. Congenital encephaloceles…

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