Article Text

other Versions

PDF
Midface anomaly in a neonate: nasal-ethmoidal meningocele
  1. Sonal J Patel1,2,
  2. Rashid Gatrad3
  1. 1University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
  2. 2William St, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
  3. 3Department of Paediatrics, Walsall, UK
  1. Correspondence to Sonal J Patel, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2QU, UK; sonal16{at}gmail.com

Statistics from Altmetric.com

A fleshy lump in the nostril of a newborn was thought to be initially a foreign body. Differential diagnosis included inflammatory nasal polyps, mucocele of paranasal sinus or neoplasm of nasal cavity. A CT scan revealed a likely naso-ethmoidal meningocele appearing to extend …

View Full Text

Request permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.