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Solitary Fungus Ball of the Sphenoid Sinus

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A 50-year-old woman with long standing nonspecific disturbing headaches of the mid-face and rear of the head plus retro-orbital pain for about one year duration was proved to suffer from the fungus ball involvement of the left sphenoid sinus after operation. The diagnosis was established by histopathologic examination of the specimen removed at the time of operation.

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F. Alouni, Y. Yousof and S. Khorasani, "Solitary Fungus Ball of the Sphenoid Sinus," International Journal of Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery, Vol. 2 No. 6, 2013, pp. 228-231. doi: 10.4236/ijohns.2013.26047.

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