[A clinical investigation of oro-maxillary sinus-perforation due to tooth extraction].

@article{Hirata2001ACI,
  title={[A clinical investigation of oro-maxillary sinus-perforation due to tooth extraction].},
  author={Yasushi Hirata and Kouji Kino and Syunji Nagaoka and Richard Miyamoto and Hidemi Yoshimasu and Teruo Amagasa},
  journal={Kokubyo Gakkai zasshi. The Journal of the Stomatological Society, Japan},
  year={2001},
  volume={68 3},
  pages={249-53}
}
Oro-maxillary sinus perforation occurs occasionally at the extraction of a maxillary tooth, and it may be a cause of maxillary sinusitis or antro-oral fistula. Our purpose was to investigate the most frequent site of perforation, and to understand the clinical course of patients after perforation. We examined 2,038 maxillary teeth extracted from 1,337 patients (473 males and 864 females) at the First Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, from January… CONTINUE READING

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