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A 21-year-old male asked:

Can sinus lead to brain tumors or brain cancers specially bilateral sphenoid sinus??

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Dr. Stephen Sisselman
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Sinusitis: Sinus infections can not lead to brain tumors or cancers but can lead to brain infections in some rare cases. If symptoms of sinus infection persist or are associated with severe headache weakness or numbness of arms legs or other neurological symptoms you should consult a doctor of evaluation. Good luck!

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Last updated Mar 28, 2019

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