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Rhinosporidiosis nasal cavity with septal perforation

Thiagarajan DBT - MedPix (2007)

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ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Rhinosporidiosis nasal cavity with septal perforation

History: 30 y.o. man with bleeding and locked sensation from left nose for 10 years. He has had a goul smelling discharge from left nose for 1 year. Now he has bleeding from both nares for 6 months. There is a history of taking bath in freshwater ponds.

Findings: CT scan paranasal sinuses showed 1. Perforation in the cartilaginous portion of the septum 2. Presence of mass in the nasopharynx can be clearly seen. 3. The walls of the paranasal sinuses were found to be intact.

Ddx: 1. Rhinosporidiosis 2. Angioma 3. Granuloma 4. Foreign body granuloma

Dxhow: Histopathology

Exam: Left nasal cavity - Reddish, friable mass seen occupying the floor extending through the choana into the nasopharynx. Perforation was seen in the anterior portion of the nasal septum (cartilagenous portion). Mass could be seen extending through the perforation in to the right nasal cavity. Complete hemogram - Within normal limits Xray chest - Normal ECG - Normal Blood urea/ sugar - Normal limits

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Rhinosporidiosis nasal cavity with septal perforation

Thiagarajan DBT - MedPix (2007)

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View Article: MedPix Image - MedPix Case

Affiliation: Unlisted Institution

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Rhinosporidiosis nasal cavity with septal perforation

History: 30 y.o. man with bleeding and locked sensation from left nose for 10 years. He has had a goul smelling discharge from left nose for 1 year. Now he has bleeding from both nares for 6 months. There is a history of taking bath in freshwater ponds.

Findings: CT scan paranasal sinuses showed 1. Perforation in the cartilaginous portion of the septum 2. Presence of mass in the nasopharynx can be clearly seen. 3. The walls of the paranasal sinuses were found to be intact.

Ddx: 1. Rhinosporidiosis 2. Angioma 3. Granuloma 4. Foreign body granuloma

Dxhow: Histopathology

Exam: Left nasal cavity - Reddish, friable mass seen occupying the floor extending through the choana into the nasopharynx. Perforation was seen in the anterior portion of the nasal septum (cartilagenous portion). Mass could be seen extending through the perforation in to the right nasal cavity. Complete hemogram - Within normal limits Xray chest - Normal ECG - Normal Blood urea/ sugar - Normal limits

No MeSH data available.