Anterior pneumatization of the maxillary sinus - Presenting as a facial swelling

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Abstract

Over pneumatization of the paranasal sinuses is a fairly common finding on computerized tomography; but involvement of a small segment of the maxillary sinus especially the anteromedial aspect is very rare. We report a case of a twenty year old male who presented with a facial swelling. On CT scan, the swelling was found to be due to pneumatization of the anterior part of the maxillary sinus. Surgical treatment was carried out for cosmetic reasons.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)277-279
Number of pages3
JournalIndian Journal of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
Volume59
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-09-2007

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Otorhinolaryngology

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