Ruptured maxillary retention cyst: cause of unilateral rhinorrhea after trauma.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

This study describes a case of a patient with traumatic rupture of a maxillary sinus retention cyst, which had an interesting clinical presentation of unilateral rhinorrhea, mimicking a CSF leak. The diagnosis was made fortuitously by comparison of a posttraumatic CT brain examination with a CT sinus study performed 1 day earlier.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Hoang, JK; Smith, EC; Barboriak, DP

Published Date

  • June 2009

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 30 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 1121 - 1122

PubMed ID

  • 19439483

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC7051332

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1936-959X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3174/ajnr.A1457


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States