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One maxillary sinus completely blocked

Hello, I had a head CT scan which was prompted by a one-time-only severe headache. The only anomaly seen in the scan was that my right maxillary sinus is completely blocked, apparently with solid material. I was referred to an ENT specialist but at my appointment he hadn't seen my images. He put me on antibiotics and will see me in two weeks, meanwhile I obtained a CD of my scan to show him.
I'm sure he will know how to address this, but I'd like to know in advance how this problem is usually treated. The ENT doctor mentioned surgery so I'd like to be as informed as I can. Does anyone here have any insight/experience with a blocked maxillary sinus?
Here is a lik to a pic of my CT scan: https://imgur.com/njXnJu3.png
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replied February 16th, 2019
Hello and welcome to EHF !

I went through your query and i think this mass on the maxillary sinus is some soft tissue mass likely polyp and surgical excision is wise. Let your otolaryngologist decide what is best for you.

Take care


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