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Publication Name World Journal of Otorhinolaryngology
Manuscript ID 14282
Country/Territory Tunisia
Received
2014-09-27 11:32
Peer-Review Started
2014-09-28 19:24
To Make the First Decision
2014-11-14 19:35
Return for Revision
2014-11-19 17:21
Revised
2014-12-01 05:26
Second Decision
2014-12-23 20:23
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2014-12-31 13:39
Articles in Press
2014-12-31 13:39
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Typeset the Manuscript
2015-02-02 09:45
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2015-02-11 16:56
ISSN 2218-6247 (online)
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Category Otorhinolaryngology
Manuscript Type Retrospective Study
Article Title Complicated sinusitis in children: 18 cases report
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Ali Mardassi, Nabil Mathlouthi, Hajer Mbarek, Chiraz Halouani, Sameh Mezri, Cyrine Zgolli, Ghassen Chebbi, Rania Ben Mhamed, Khemaies Akkari and Sonia Benzarti
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Corresponding author Ali Mardassi, MD, ENT Department, Military Hospital, Montfleury, Tunis 1008, Tunisia. alimardassi@gmail.com
Keywords Rhinosinusitis; Children; Imaging; Orbit; Meningitis; Antibiotherapy; Surgery
Core Tip Rhinosinusitis is a common condition in childhood. However, complicated cases occur less freq?uently and are potentially life-threatening. The clinical presentation is often modified by a prior antibiotic prescription. In this paper we report our experience in the management of complicated sinusitis in infants and compare it with literature data. Orbito-cranial extension must be suspected in presence of proptosis, Swelling and/or redness of the eye or persistent headache. Urgent contrast-enhanced computed tomography-scan is the recommended initial imaging. Once the diagnosis confirmed, intravenous antibiotherapy should be started. Surgery is indicated in selected cases. A regular follow-up is mandatory.
Publish Date 2015-02-11 16:56
Citation Mardassi A, Mathlouthi N, Mbarek H, Halouani C, Mezri S, Zgolli C, Chebbi G, Ben Mhamed R, Akkari K, Benzarti S. Complicated sinusitis in children: 18 cases report. World J Otorhinolaryngol 2015; 5(1): 30-36
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/2218-6247/full/v5/i1/30.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.5319/wjo.v5.i1.30
Full Article (PDF) WJO-5-30.pdf
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