Rhinolithiasis: Clinical, radiological, and mineralogical features


Yidirim N., Arslanoglu A., Sahan M., Yidirim A.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RHINOLOGY, cilt.22, ss.78-81, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 22 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.2500/ajr.2007.21.3112
  • Dergi Adı: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RHINOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.78-81

Özet

Background: Rhinolithiasis is a rare and under-diagnosed clinical entity whose etiology and pathogenesis is poorly understood. Objective: The objective of the study is to review the clinical and radiologic features of rhinolithiasis and mineralogical-chemical composition of the rhinoliths with the aim of shedding light on its etiology and pathogenesis.