sphenoethmoidal


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sphenoethmoidal

/sphe·no·eth·moi·dal/ (sfe″no-eth-moi´d'l) pertaining to the sphenoid and ethmoid bones.
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A sphenochoanal polyp begins within the sphenoid sinus and extends through an enlarged sphenoid ostium into the sphenoethmoidal recess and from there into the choana.
The sphenoid sinus drains via the ostium into the sphenoethmoidal recess, which opens into the nasal cavity inferiorly.
1,2) They usually originate from the bones of the skull base, at the sphenoethmoidal and spheno-occipital regions, but very rarely can also arise from other intracranial, extraosseous sites like the dura mater, the brain parenchyma or from within the ventricles.
Swab cultures of the middle meatus and sphenoethmoidal recess, which appeared with purulent discharge, were taken.