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Thornwaldt’s Cyst: (Pharyngeal Bursitis)

  1. Site:
    1. In the posterior nasopharyngeal wall
    2. Just above the upper fibres of superior constrictor
  2. Features:
    1. Is a cystic notochordal remnant                         
    2. Persistent post- nasal discharge
    3. Nasal obstruction                                  
    4. Obstruction of the eustachian tube opening: B/L              
    5. Occipital headache                                 
  3. Treatment:               
    1. Antibiotics: Infection                           
    2. Marsupialization

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