Clinical Features and Diagnosis

  • Gauri Mankekar
  • Kashmira Chavan


Invasive fungal sinusitis can be diagnosed early only if the primary clinician treating the patient, whether an ENT surgeon, a chemotherapist, an oncologist or a paediatrician, has a high index of clinical suspicion. In addition, there should be both microbiological as well as histopathological evidence for further definitive management. An analysis of tissue invasion and host immunological response is an important step in the evaluation of the patient.


Chronic Rhinosinusitis Inferior Turbinate Middle Turbinate Nasal Endoscopy Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.ENTPD Hinduja HospitalMahim, MumbaiIndia
  2. 2.Department of ENTFormer Clinical Associate, Khar Hinduja HealthcareKhar, MumbaiIndia

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