Journal of Rhinology 2010;17(1):57-59.
Published online May 31, 2010.
A Case of Actinomycosis of the Maxillary Sinus Accompanied with Fungal Ball
Bo Sung Kim, Ki Sik Kim, Jin Su Choi
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, College of Medicine, Dongguk University, Kyoungju, Korea.
상악동에서 진균구와 병발한 방선균증 1예
김보성, 김기식, 최진수
동국대학교 의과대학 이비인후과학교실
Actinomycosis of the paranasal sinuses is rare and usually arises from the oral cavity after a dental procedure or trauma. Actinomycosis of the maxillary sinus is very rare and found only in isolated case reports. We report the case of a 62-year-old patient with actinomycosis accompanied by a fungal ball in the maxillary sinus.
Key Words: Actinomycosis;Maxillary sinus;Fungal ball

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