Removal of fungal ball from maxillary sinus:

CT scans: This patient had bilateral extensive fungal rhinosinusitis caused by bipolaris spicifera. See video clip

Ref: Clin Microbiol. 2003 October; 41(10): 4885–4887 (With permission of Dr Walter Buzina, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Medical School, Graz, Austria)

A. Coronal section, showing eye, maxillary sinus, beneath the eye the nasal cavity is swollen and full of mucosa and nasal polyps.

B. Sagittal section- scan shows nasal polyps extending into the erythmoidal sinuses

C. Endoscopy view of left nasal passage.