maxillary sinus

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one of a pair of sinuses forming a cavity in the maxilla

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Fractured root fragments are the most common foreign objects displaced into the maxillary sinus.
The term "silent sinus syndrome" is characterized by unilateral progressive painless enophthalmos, hypoglobus and facial asymmetry due to chronic maxillary sinus atelectasis.
5, 8, 10) In our case, the diagnosis of WG was made by PR3-ANCA positivity along with granulomatous vasculitis in the maxillary sinus biopsy.
5) The maxillary sinus ostium drains into the infundibulum, which joins the hiatus semilunaris and drains into the middle meatus.
Perforation of the sinus membrane is the most common surgical complication associated with maxillary sinus floor elevation.
There was evidence of possible recurrence along the posterior and lateral wall of the maxillary sinus at routine follow-up.
A bilateral functional endoscopic sinus surgery, bilaterai middle turbinectomy, middle meatus antrostomy, anterior and posterior ethmoidectomy, sphenoidectomy, removal of right maxillary sinus mass, and bilateral inferior turbinate out-fracture were performed.
Surgical treatment of chronic sinusitis routinely involves cutting and removal of tissue near and at the natural maxillary sinus opening.
We present a case of a maxillary sinus mass in a 78-year-old man that was discovered incidentally on brain imaging and subsequently identified on biopsy as an angiomyolipoma (AML).
We discuss an unusual presentation of maxillary sinus trauma with retained and subsequent discharged foreign body (FB) after twelve years.
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): Georgia Health Sciences University researchers suggest that using a bone-creating protein to augment the maxillary sinus could improve dental implant success.
This work gathers recent international research on dental implantation and related technology, highlighting areas such as dental implants in oral cancer patients, placing and loading implants, and graft materials in maxillary sinus augmentation procedures.
When compared to any other aerosolized therapies available in the medical industry, the study fully confirms that the smaller size of the mist particle of the Sinus Dynamics SinusAero Nebulizer penetrates the ostium for achieving topical deposition of medications on the mucosa of the paranasal sinus cavities; including the hard-to-reach maxillary sinus.
A CT scan of sinuses revealed mucosal thickening in the left maxillary sinus and biopsy showed chronic inflammation.
To our knowledge, only 2 cases of IPEH in the maxillary sinus have been reported.