Migrating implant masquerading as acute sinusitis.


The author presents a case of migrating miniplate screw presenting as acute on chronic sinusitis. Mini plates have been used in osteosynthesis of the mandible and maxillofacial surgery. In the last decade there has been an increase in the incidence of use of miniplates to stabilise Lefort II and III fractures involving the maxilla. The case report… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12070-008-0044-7


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@article{Ramalingam2008MigratingIM, title={Migrating implant masquerading as acute sinusitis.}, author={S B Jothi Ramalingam}, journal={Indian journal of otolaryngology and head and neck surgery : official publication of the Association of Otolaryngologists of India}, year={2008}, volume={60 2}, pages={169-70} }