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Radiological appearances in olfactory dysfunction: pictorial review

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  15 June 2015

J M Hall
Affiliation:
Department of Neuroradiology, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
J Powell*
Affiliation:
Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
M R Elbadawey
Affiliation:
Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Tanta University, Egypt
D Birchall
Affiliation:
Department of Neuroradiology, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
I Zammit-Maempel
Affiliation:
Department of Radiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
*
Address for correspondence: Mr Jason Powell, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK E-mail: jason.powell@doctors.org.uk

Abstract

Background:

Olfactory dysfunction is a common condition that may in some cases require imaging to investigate a potential underlying cause.

Objectives:

This review describes the anatomy of normal olfaction and illustrates the pathological substrates of olfactory dysfunction amenable to imaging.

Type
Review Articles
Copyright
Copyright © JLO (1984) Limited 2015 

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