Effective treatment of the postoperative maxillary cyst by marsupialization.

  title={Effective treatment of the postoperative maxillary cyst by marsupialization.},
  author={Yoshiro Yoshikawa and Tatsuo Nakajima and Satoshi Kaneshiro and Miki Sakaguchi},
  journal={Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons},
  volume={40 8},
The postoperative maxillary cyst occurs as a delayed complication after radical surgical intervention in the maxillary sinus. The recommended procedures for treating this entity have been enucleation followed by formation of an antronasal window, primary closure, or open packing. To prevent recurrence and unnecessary tissue destruction from surgery, marsupialization was performed in eight unilocular postoperative maxillary cysts. With the exception of a case in which the long-term results could… CONTINUE READING

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