alexa Bilateral Postoperative Maxillary Cyst: A Case Report
ISSN: 2165-7920

Journal of Clinical Case Reports
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Case Report

Bilateral Postoperative Maxillary Cyst: A Case Report

Luis D Gonzalez* and Julio Guzman

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico, USA

*Corresponding Author:
Luis D Gonzalez
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
University of Puerto Rico, School of Dental Medicine
San Juan 365067, Puerto Rico, USA
Tel: 00936-5067
E-mail: diego11383@yahoo.com

Received Date: February 16, 2016; Accepted Date: January 22, 2017; Published Date: January 26, 2017

Citation: Gonzalez LD, Guzman J (2017) Bilateral Postoperative Maxillary Cyst: A Case Report. J Clin Case Rep 7:920. doi: 10.4172/2165-7920.1000920

Copyright: © 2017 Gonzalez LD, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

 

Abstract

A postoperative maxillary cyst (POMC) is a benign lesion arising from trauma or surgery involving the midface, specifically the maxillary antrum, as a late complication. It is usually locally aggressive, and accounts for approximately 20% of the lesions seen in Japanese patients undergoing extensive maxillary sinus surgery. According to the available literature, the insertion of mucosal cells between the bony edges of a fracture or osteotomy may result in the cystic degeneration that precedes this type of lesion. The clinical and histological characteristics of a POMC are often mixed, with fibrous connective and myofibroblastic tissue in the surrounding anatomy, which could make the diagnosis difficult or misleading.

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