alexa Obstructive Mucocele of the Maxillary Sinus in an 18 Ye
[Jurnalul de Chirurgie]
ISSN: 1584-9341

Journal of Surgery
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Case Report

Obstructive Mucocele of the Maxillary Sinus in an 18 Year Old Cambodian Female

Amna Qureshi1, Shokoufeh Shahrabi-Farahani2, Charles R Bloomer3, Seng E Chhiv4, Yeshwant B Rawal5 and K Mark Anderson2*

1Staff Pathologist, Union Hospital, 7th Street Entrance, St.Terre Haute, Indiana, USA

2Department of Diagnostic Sciences and Oral Medicine, University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, Tennessee, USA

3Private Practice, 5200 Buffalo Gap Rd # B, Abilene, Texas, USA

4Private Practice, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

5Department of Oral Surgery, University of Washington School of Dentistry, Seattle, Washington, USA

*Corresponding Author:
Mark Anderson K
Department of Diagnostic Sciences and Oral Medicine
875 Union Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
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Received Date: July 20, 2016; Accepted Date: August 17, 2016; Published Date: August 23, 2016

Citation: Qureshi A, Shahrabi-Farahani S, Bloomer CR, Chhiv SE, Rawal YB. Obstructive Mucocele of the Maxillary Sinus in an 18 Year Old Cambodian Female. Journal of Surgery [Jurnalul de chirurgie]. 2016; 12(3): 121-122 DOI:10.7438/1584-9341-12-3-7

Copyright: © 2016 Qureshi A, 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

Objective: Sinus mucoceles are true cysts that develop secondary to obstruction of sinus ostea and can be associated with significant morbidity.

Study Design: We present a case of obstructive-type sinus mucocele of the maxillary sinus, including clinical, radiographic, histologic findings, as well as treatment.

Results: An 18 year old female presented for evaluation and management of maxillary sinus swelling. A diagnosis of sinus mucocele was rendered after clinical, radiographic, surgical and histopathologic examinations. Recurrence developed within four months of the initial surgical intervention.

Conclusions: Sinus mucoceles may be associated with significant morbidity and are currently managed most often by endoscopic nasal surgery.

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