Mucosal cysts of the maxillary sinus: a clinical and radiographic study.

@article{Casamassimo1980MucosalCO,
  title={Mucosal cysts of the maxillary sinus: a clinical and radiographic study.},
  author={Paul S. Casamassimo and Gilbert E. Lilly},
  journal={Oral surgery, oral medicine, and oral pathology},
  year={1980},
  volume={50 3},
  pages={282-6}
}
Of 4,546 patients examined, 73 had mucosal cysts in one or both maxillary sinuses. Distribution between sinuses was approximately equal. Most cysts appeared to arise from the floor of the sinus. Almost half of those with cysts reported an allergy of some type. No significant relationship to other medical problems was found. About one half of the patients had identifiable periodontal disease, and a trend toward larger cysts with increasingly severe periodontal disease was noted. Thirty-four… CONTINUE READING

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