Infected maxillary sinus, CT scan

Infected maxillary sinus, CT scan

M260/0406 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 33.9MB

Downloadable file size: 671.0KB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Infected maxillary sinus. Computed tomography (CT) scan through the front of the head, at the level of the maxillary sinuses, of a patient with sinusitis (inflammation of the paranasal sinuses). Such inflammation is often due to infection. This is an axial slice, passing horizontally through the head, with the front of the head at top. The two maxillary sinuses, located in the maxillae (the cheekbones), are the spaces at right (blue, blocked) and left (clear, black), either side of the nose. The paranasal sinuses are membrane-lined air-filled spaces in the bones of the face. They drain mucus into the nose and throat. Here, the left maxillary sinus (right) is filled with mucus.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: axial, cheek, cheekbone, computed tomography, condition, ct scan, ct scanner, ct scanning, diagnosing, diagnosis, diagnostic, diagnostics, disease, disorder, ear nose and throat, ent, ent medicine, head, healthcare, human, human body, infected, infection, inflamed, inflammation, maxilla, maxillary sinus, medical, medicine, monochrome, mucosal, mucus, otolaryngology, paranasal sinus, people, person, rhinology, scanner, sinus, sinusitis, sinusoidal, skull

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.