Continuous mycobacterial infection of the paranasal sinuses

Michaela Andratschke, Suna Schmitz, Andreas Nerlich & Hjalmar Hagedorn
We report the rare case of a paranasal sinus tuberculosis causing meningitis. The patient presented with right sided headache and epiphora. The cranial MRI and the CT scans of the paranasal sinuses showed an affection of the meninges due to a sinusitis. The patient already had undergone functional endoscopic[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]