Frequency of Maxillary Sinus Mucous Retention Cysts in a Central Brazilian Population

  title={Frequency of Maxillary Sinus Mucous Retention Cysts in a Central Brazilian Population},
  author={Evanice Menezes Marçal Vieira and Sylvania de Morais and Carlo Ralph de Musis and {\'A}lvaro Henrique Borges and Vin{\'i}cius Canavarros Palma and Laiane da Silva Basilio and Orlando Aguirre Guedes},
  booktitle={Journal of dentistry},
STATEMENT OF THE PROBLEM Mucous retention cysts (MRCs) of the maxillary sinus are lesions with undefined pathogenesis. In recent researches, geographical and climatic aspects have been related as risk factors. PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to determine the frequency of MRCs of the maxillary sinus using panoramic radiographs. MATERIALS AND METHOD A total of 631 panoramic radiographs were selected from a secondary database from a private radiology clinic and analyzed by two… CONTINUE READING

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