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Vol. XXXV, No. 1 (March 2021)

Safety of surgical management of accessory sinus pericranii in infants



Purpose: to better understand the pathological process of sinus pericranii and the safety of the surgical intervention.

Methods: patients’ archive review of patients who underwent surgical management for sinus pericranii with a confirmed diagnosis and with follow up period greater than 6 months.

Results: 6 infants were included; all underwent disconnection surgically with good outcome in all cases.

Conclusion: disconnection surgery for sinus pericranii is a safe procedure with a good prognosis.