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Neuro-ophthalmological presentation of non-invasive Aspergillus sinus disease in the non-immunocompromised host.

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Two cases of non-invasive aspergillosis of the nose and paranasal sinuses are described. The first presented with left proptosis and ophthalmoplegia. Imaging and histology showed a maxillary sinus aspergilloma. The second case presented as a compressive optic neuropathy and histology showed allergic aspergillus sinusitis. The pathological distinction between invasive and non-invasive forms of aspergillus sinusitis is important as in invasive aspergillosis surgical treatment is most effectivel...

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10.1136/jnnp.57.2.234

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience, Biomedical Research Centre
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Journal:
Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry
Volume:
57
Issue:
2
Pages:
234-237
Publication date:
1994-02-05
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EISSN:
1468-330X
ISSN:
0022-3050
URN:
uuid:9130b004-1cfb-479c-98c0-f2d114a866d1
Source identifiers:
368998
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pubs:368998

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