What is mucoperiosteal thickening?


Mucoperiosteal thickening can also be an early warning sign of pre-cancer or the start of a tumor in the sinuses. It is a spot that should be watched and re-checked over time with additional imaging.
Q&A Related to "What is mucoperiosteal thickening?"
what does mucoperiosteal thickening in the ethmoid air cells mean?
opacification of the right maxillary with sinus paranasal sinus disease mean.
This means that the outer part of the sphenoid bone has become thickened by hardened mucus from the sphenoid sinus, combined with periosteal cells of the sphenoid bone.
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