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Diseases of PNS

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Periodicity is a characteristic feature in which sinus infection: [AIIMS May 2014]



A Maxillary sinus infection

B Frontal sinus infection

C Sphenoid sinus infection

D Ethmoid sinus infection

Ans. B Frontal sinus infection Ref. Dhingra 5th/ed p 206, 6th/ed p 792-793

Pain offrontal sinusitis shows characteristic periodicity, . comes upon waking, gradually increases and reaches its peak by midday and then starts subsiding. It is also called "office headache" as it is present only during office hours.

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