1. Name of the location of 90% of epistaxis
2. A genetic disorder that forms AV malformations in the skin, lungs, brain etc
3. Name of posterior vascular plexus in the nasal cavity causing posterior epistaxis
4. 1st line treatment for all epistaxis
5. The common brand name for anterior nasal packing
6. Chemical used in cautery sticks
7. Physically scaring complication of posterior nasal packing with foleys catheter
Virtual Patients - Rhinology - Nasal injury
A 21-year-old man is allegedly assaulted on Wind street at 2 am on a Saturday morning. He sustains a single punch to the nose with no loss of consciousness. He suffers an initial epistaxis from both nostrils that lasts around 20 minutes and then stops with first aid.
The next morning after sobering up he is concerned with his appearance and new blocked sensation inside his nose.
On examination, he has a grossly swollen nose and it is difficult to assess whether the nasal bones have deviated. As a very thorough & vigilant doctor, you examine inside the nose and are confronted by the following appearance.
What is the spot diagnosis?