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frontal

1. of or relating to the forehead
2. of or relating to the anterior part of a body or organ
3. Meteorol of, relating to, or resulting from a front or its passage
4. a decorative hanging for the front of an altar

frontal

frontal
The textile or panels which form the decorative front of an altar.
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If this is suspected, contrast-enhanced CT or MRI should be performed to look for frontal sinusitis, signs of osteomyelitis and any intracranial complications (Fig.
This report emphasizes the importance of early diagnosis and management of the intracranial complications of frontal sinusitis.
The endoscopic modified Lothrop approach was first described by Gross et al in 1995 (15) and later popularized by Wormald (6) for the treatment of recalcitrant frontal sinusitis.
Frontal sinusitis usually resolves with conservative management and rarely results in a frontal abscess.
X-ray of the paranasal sinuses identified features of bilateral frontal sinusitis.
Swanson et al reported an increased incidence of frontal sinusitis following middle turbinate resection.
Computed tomography (CT) revealed that the ethmoid and sphenoid sinuses were affected in all 21 patients--nine had unilateral ethmoid, sphenoid, frontal, and maxillary sinusitis; seven had pansinusitis; two had unilateral ethmoid and sphenoid sinusitis; two had bilateral ethmoid and sphenoid sinusitis; and one had unilateral ethmoid, sphenoid, and frontal sinusitis.