Fungal Rhinosinusitis

Gregory C. Barkdull

Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, San Diego, California, U.S.A.

Terence M. Davidson

Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of California and VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, California, U.S.A.

■ Introduction 181

■ Definitions 181

■ Allergic Fungal Sinusitis 183

■ Introduction 183

■ Epidemiology 183

■ Pathophysiology 183

■ Clinical Manifestations 184

■ Diagnosis 184

■ Treatment 184

■ Complications and Prognosis 186

■ Eosinophilic Fungal Sinusitis 186

■ Introduction 186

■ Epidemiology 186

■ Pathophysiology 187

■ Clinical Manifestations 188

■ Diagnosis 188

■ Treatment 188

■ Complications and Prognosis 189

■ Saprophytic Fungal Disease 190

■ Acute Invasive Fungal Sinusitis 191

■ Introduction 191

■ Epidemiology 191

■ Pathophysiology 191

■ Clinical Manifestations 191

■ Diagnosis 192

■ Treatment 192

■ Complications and Prognosis 193

■ Chronic Invasive Fungal Sinusitis 194

■ Introduction 194

■ Epidemiology 194

■ Pathophysiology 194

■ Clinical Manifestations 194

■ Diagnosis 194

■ Treatment 194

■ Complications and Prognosis 195

■ References 195

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