Rare and Serious Complications of Sinusitis in Pediatric Patients: Epidural Abscess

SADE R., Polat G.

Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, vol.28, no.2, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/scs.0000000000003326
  • Journal Name: Journal of Craniofacial Surgery
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Keywords: Complications, epidural abscess, sinusitis
  • Kütahya Health Sciences University Affiliated: No


Intracranial abscess has serious mortality. Therefore, early diagnosis and treatment is important. Intracranial abscess is rarely seen as a complication of sinusitis. Specially in children it has been reported rarely. Fever and headache can indicate complications in children.