maxillary sinus


Summary: The air space located in the body of the MAXILLARY BONE near each cheek. Each maxillary sinus communicates with the middle passage (meatus) of the NASAL CAVITY on the same side.

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  1. Daneshbod Y, Khademi B, Moemeni B, Seif I, Daneshbod K. Preoperative washing cytology in the diagnosis of maxillary sinus lesions. Acta Cytol. 2010;54:148-58 pubmed
    To assess the preoperative value of washing cytology in maxillary sinus lesions with suspected malignancy...
  2. Maestre Ferrin L, Galán Gil S, Carrillo García C, Peñarrocha Diago M. Radiographic findings in the maxillary sinus: comparison of panoramic radiography with computed tomography. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2011;26:341-6 pubmed
    To assess the prevalence of radiographic signs of maxillary sinus pathology in patients undergoing dental implant treatment and to compare the efficacy of panoramic radiography, computed tomography (CT), and three-dimensional (3D) CT ..
  3. Xia L, Xu Y, Chang Q, Sun X, Zeng D, Zhang W, et al. Maxillary sinus floor elevation using BMP-2 and Nell-1 gene-modified bone marrow stromal cells and TCP in rabbits. Calcif Tissue Int. 2011;89:53-64 pubmed publisher
    ..osteogenic effect of bone morphogenetic protein-2 (BMP-2) and Nel-like molecule-1 (Nell-1) genes in a rabbit maxillary sinus floor elevation model...
  4. Zhang Y, Tangl S, Huber C, Lin Y, Qiu L, Rausch fan X. Effects of Choukroun's platelet-rich fibrin on bone regeneration in combination with deproteinized bovine bone mineral in maxillary sinus augmentation: a histological and histomorphometric study. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2012;40:321-8 pubmed publisher
    ..This study aims to evaluate an influence of PRF on bone regeneration in sinus augmentation in combination with a xenograft, deproteinised bovine bone...
  5. Trautvetter W, Kaps C, Schmelzeisen R, Sauerbier S, Sittinger M. Tissue-engineered polymer-based periosteal bone grafts for maxillary sinus augmentation: five-year clinical results. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2011;69:2753-62 pubmed publisher
    Augmentation of the maxillary sinus with allogenic or alloplastic materials, as well as autologous bone grafts, has inherent disadvantages...
  6. Kim J, Ryu J, Kim K, Hwang S, Moon H. A radiographic study of the posterior superior alveolar artery. Implant Dent. 2011;20:306-10 pubmed publisher
  7. Maillet M, Bowles W, McClanahan S, John M, Ahmad M. Cone-beam computed tomography evaluation of maxillary sinusitis. J Endod. 2011;37:753-7 pubmed publisher
  8. Nohata N, Hanazawa T, Kikkawa N, Sakurai D, Fujimura L, Chiyomaru T, et al. Tumour suppressive microRNA-874 regulates novel cancer networks in maxillary sinus squamous cell carcinoma. Br J Cancer. 2011;105:833-41 pubmed publisher
    On the basis of the microRNA (miRNA) expression signature of maxillary sinus squamous cell carcinoma (MSSCC), we found that miR-874 was significantly reduced in cancer cells...
  9. Zhang W, Wang X, Wang S, Zhao J, Xu L, Zhu C, et al. The use of injectable sonication-induced silk hydrogel for VEGF(165) and BMP-2 delivery for elevation of the maxillary sinus floor. Biomaterials. 2011;32:9415-24 pubmed publisher aimed at evaluating in situ forming silk hydrogels as a vehicle to encapsulate dual factors for rabbit maxillary sinus floor augmentation...

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  1. Myller J, Dastidar P, Torkkeli T, Rautiainen M, Toppila Salmi S. Computed tomography findings after endoscopic sinus surgery with preserving or enlarging maxillary sinus ostium surgery. Rhinology. 2011;49:438-44 pubmed publisher
    ..ESS is based on the theory that obstruction of the maxillary sinus ostium is mainly behind the pathogenesis of CRS...
  2. Stoetzer M, Rana M, von See C, Eckardt A, Gellrich N. Reconstruction of defects of maxillary sinus wall after removal of a huge odontogenic lesion using prebended 3D titanium-mesh and CAD/CAM technique. Head Face Med. 2011;7:21 pubmed publisher
    ..This work provides a new treatment device for maxillary reconstruction via rapid prototyping procedures...
  3. Kang S, Kim M, Kim J, Park H, Park W. Marker-free registration for the accurate integration of CT images and the subject's anatomy during navigation surgery of the maxillary sinus. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2012;41:679-85 pubmed publisher
    ..three marker-free registration methods that are applicable to a navigation system that can be used for maxillary sinus surgery, and evaluated the associated errors, with the aim of determining which registration method is the ..
  4. Rushton M, Rushton V. A study to determine the added value of 740 screening panoramic radiographs compared to intraoral radiography in the management of adult (>18 years) dentate patients in a primary care setting. J Dent. 2012;40:661-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To measure the added value of panoramic radiography in new dentate patients attending for routine treatment...
  5. Xia L, Xu Y, Wei J, Zeng D, Ye D, Liu C, et al. Maxillary sinus floor elevation using a tissue-engineered bone with rhBMP-2-loaded porous calcium phosphate cement scaffold and bone marrow stromal cells in rabbits. Cells Tissues Organs. 2011;194:481-93 pubmed publisher
    The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of maxillary sinus floor elevation by a tissue-engineered bone complex with recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 (rhBMP-2)-loaded porous calcium phosphate cement (CPC) scaffold ..
  6. Ramakrishnan V, Suh J, Chiu A, Palmer J. Septal dislocation for endoscopic access of the anterolateral maxillary sinus and infratemporal fossa. Am J Rhinol Allergy. 2011;25:128-30 pubmed publisher
    Transnasal approaches to the anterolateral maxillary sinus and infratemporal fossa are challenging with traditional endoscopic techniques and instrumentation...
  7. Cabbar F, Guler N, Kurkcu M, Iseri U, Sencift K. The effect of bovine bone graft with or without platelet-rich plasma on maxillary sinus floor augmentation. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2011;69:2537-47 pubmed publisher was to compare Unilab Surgibone (USB) (Mississauga, Ontario, Canada), a bone xenograft (bovine), with platelet-rich plasma (PRP) and USB without PRP to augment the human maxillary sinus in preparation to receive dental implants.
  8. Alzahrani M, Moriniere S, Duprez R, Beutter P, Bakhos D. Cholesterol granuloma of the maxillary sinus. Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord). 2010;131:309-11 pubmed
    Cholesterol granuloma (CG) can be found in several areas of the body. Maxillary sinus localization is considered rare.
  9. Eladl H, Elmorsy S. Endoscopic surgery in pediatric recurrent antrochoanal polyp, rule of wide ostium. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2011;75:1372-5 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the use of wide middle meatal antrostomy in recurrent antrochoanal polyp (ACP) in children as regard technical difficulty, efficacy, and safety in children...
  10. Phothikhun S, Suphanantachat S, Chuenchompoonut V, Nisapakultorn K. Cone-beam computed tomographic evidence of the association between periodontal bone loss and mucosal thickening of the maxillary sinus. J Periodontol. 2012;83:557-64 pubmed publisher
    The aim of the present study is to determine the relationship between dental findings and mucosal abnormalities of the maxillary sinus among dental patients, using cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT).
  11. Lana J, Carneiro P, Machado V, de Souza P, Manzi F, Horta M. Anatomic variations and lesions of the maxillary sinus detected in cone beam computed tomography for dental implants. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2012;23:1398-403 pubmed publisher
    To evaluate the presence of anatomic variations and lesions of the maxillary sinus in cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) of the maxilla required for dental implant planning.
  12. Hou C, Liu J, Li X, Bi L. Insulin promotes bone formation in augmented maxillary sinus in diabetic rabbits. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012;41:400-7 pubmed publisher
    The role of insulin during the formation of bone in the augmented space of the maxillary sinus in patients with diabetes is unclear...
  13. Chen Q, Sun G, Wang Y, Zhong W, Shu X. The evaluation of two new hyaluronan hydrogels as nasal dressing in the rabbit maxillary sinus. Am J Rhinol Allergy. 2012;26:152-6 pubmed publisher
    ..This study was designed to evaluate two new hyaluronan (HA) hydrogels for neo-ostium antistenosis and promoting wound healing in a rabbit maxillary sinus model.
  14. Shigeishi H, Takechi M, Nishimura M, Takamoto M, Minami M, Ohta K, et al. Clinical evaluation of novel interconnected porous hydroxyapatite ceramics (IP-CHA) in a maxillary sinus floor augmentation procedure. Dent Mater J. 2012;31:54-60 pubmed
    ..clinical behavior and the histological aspects of interconnected porous hydroxyapatite ceramics (IP-CHA) in maxillary sinus floor augmentation procedures...
  15. Viswanatha B. Maxillary sinus osteoma: two cases and review of the literature. Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital. 2012;32:202-5 pubmed
    ..Osteomas occur commonly in frontal sinus, followed by the ethmoid and maxillary sinus, and very rarely in the sphenoid sinus...
  16. Lu Y, Liu Z, Zhang L, Zhou X, Zheng Q, Duan X, et al. Associations between maxillary sinus mucosal thickening and apical periodontitis using cone-beam computed tomography scanning: a retrospective study. J Endod. 2012;38:1069-74 pubmed publisher
    This study evaluated the pathologic and spatial associations between apical periodontitis of the maxillary premolars/molars and the maxillary sinus mucosal thickening using cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) scanning.
  17. Rege I, Sousa T, Leles C, Mendonça E. Occurrence of maxillary sinus abnormalities detected by cone beam CT in asymptomatic patients. BMC Oral Health. 2012;12:30 pubmed publisher
    ..tomography (CBCT) images of the maxillofacial region allow the inspection of the entire volume of the maxillary sinus (MS), identifying anatomic variations and abnormalities in the image volume, this is frequently neglected by ..
  18. Barboni B, Mangano C, Valbonetti L, Marruchella G, Berardinelli P, Martelli A, et al. Synthetic bone substitute engineered with amniotic epithelial cells enhances bone regeneration after maxillary sinus augmentation. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e63256 pubmed publisher
  19. Lee H, Lin W, Morton D. A retrospective study of complications associated with 100 consecutive maxillary sinus augmentations via the lateral window approach. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2013;28:860-8 pubmed publisher
    To report the complications encountered during 100 consecutive maxillary sinus augmentations via the lateral window approach and to propose solutions to manage these complications.
  20. Yilmaz H, Tozum T. Are gingival phenotype, residual ridge height, and membrane thickness critical for the perforation of maxillary sinus?. J Periodontol. 2012;83:420-5 pubmed publisher
    ..among gingival phenotype (GP), residual ridge height (RRH), membrane thickness (MT), and perforation rate of the maxillary sinus. Therefore, the aim of this clinical study is to determine the associations among GP, RRH, MT, and SMP rate.
  21. Brüllmann D, Schmidtmann I, Hornstein S, Schulze R. Correlation of cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) findings in the maxillary sinus with dental diagnoses: a retrospective cross-sectional study. Clin Oral Investig. 2012;16:1023-9 pubmed publisher
    This study was conducted to assess the coincidence of mucosal hyperplasia in the maxillary sinus and related clinical diagnoses of posterior maxillary teeth found in cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) scans...
  22. Mangano C, Piattelli A, Mangano A, Mangano F, Mangano A, Iezzi G, et al. Combining scaffolds and osteogenic cells in regenerative bone surgery: a preliminary histological report in human maxillary sinus augmentation. Clin Implant Dent Relat Res. 2009;11 Suppl 1:e92-102 pubmed publisher
    The following case series evaluated the maxillary sinus augmentation responses to tissue-engineered bone graft obtained by a culture of autogenous osteoblasts seeded on polyglycolic-polylactic scaffolds and calcium phosphate...
  23. Noumbissi S, Lozada J, Boyne P, Rohrer M, Clem D, Kim J, et al. Clinical, histologic, and histomorphometric evaluation of mineralized solvent-dehydrated bone allograf (Puros) in human maxillary sinus grafts. J Oral Implantol. 2005;31:171-9 pubmed
    ..Test grafts were either replaced by new bone or displayed new bone-to-particle surface contact in higher percentages than did control grafts. No differences in osseointegration or graft stability were noted 2 years after the study. ..
  24. Degano B, Genestal M, Serrano E, Rami J, Arnal J. Effect of treatment on maxillary sinus and nasal nitric oxide concentrations in patients with nosocomial maxillary sinusitis. Chest. 2005;128:1699-705 pubmed
    ..NO plays a major role in nonspecific immune defense of sinuses. We therefore aimed to study maxillary NO concentration during the treatment of MNS with drainage, daily lavage, and removal of any nasally introduced tube...
  25. Ko M, Hwang C, Kao Y, Lui C, Huang C, Peng J. Cholesterol granuloma of the maxillary sinus presenting as sinonasal polyp. Am J Otolaryngol. 2006;27:370-2 pubmed
    ..Here we present a patient with cholesterol granuloma of the maxillary sinus with a nasal polyp, whose clinical, imaging, and histological characteristics were unique...
  26. Yamada Y, Nakamura S, Ito K, Kohgo T, Hibi H, Nagasaka T, et al. Injectable tissue-engineered bone using autogenous bone marrow-derived stromal cells for maxillary sinus augmentation: clinical application report from a 2-6-year follow-up. Tissue Eng Part A. 2008;14:1699-707 pubmed publisher
    ..bone, along with bone marrow-derived stromal cells (BMDSCs) and platelet-rich plasma (PRP), to conduct maxillary sinus floor augmentation by the simultaneous placement of bone graft and dental implants and to examine the state ..
  27. Ray B, Bandyopadhyay S, Das D, Adhikary B. A rare cause of nasolacrimal duct obstruction: dentigerous cyst in the maxillary sinus. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2009;57:465-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The maxillary sinus cysts usually obstruct the nasolacrimal duct mechanically...
  28. Hwang P, Chan J. Retinoic acid improves ciliogenesis after surgery of the maxillary sinus in rabbits. Laryngoscope. 2006;116:1080-5 pubmed
    ..techniques to evaluate the effect of topical retinoic acid on mucosal wound healing in a rabbit model of maxillary sinus surgery...
  29. Lee H, Choi B, Jung J, Zhu S, Lee S, Huh J, et al. Maxillary sinus floor augmentation using autogenous bone grafts and platelet-enriched fibrin glue with simultaneous implant placement. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2007;103:329-33 pubmed
    ..the use of autogenous bone in combination with platelet-enriched fibrin glue as a grafting material for maxillary sinus augmentation with simultaneous implant placement in dogs...
  30. Lee H, Smoker W, Lee B, Kim S, Cho K. Organized hematoma of the maxillary sinus: CT findings. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2007;188:W370-3 pubmed
    Organized hematoma of the maxillary sinus is rare. It occurs by organization of the hematoma in an unaerated maxillary sinus. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the CT features of this lesion...
  31. Anavi Y, Allon D, Avishai G, Calderon S. Complications of maxillary sinus augmentations in a selective series of patients. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2008;106:34-8 pubmed publisher
    The purpose of this case series was to describe late complications of maxillary sinus augmentation procedures, including paranasal sinusitis and oroantral fistula, and to discuss the definitive surgical methods of treatment...
  32. Koppe T, Weigel C, Bärenklau M, Kaduk W, Bayerlein T, Gedrange T. Maxillary sinus pneumatization of an adult skull with an untreated bilateral cleft palate. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2006;34 Suppl 2:91-5 pubmed
    ..In order to evaluate sinus size as a factor in sinusitis, this study investigates maxillary sinus morphology in an adult skull with an untreated bilateral cleft...
  33. Kitamura A, Zeredo J. Migrated maxillary implant removed via semilunar hiatus by transnasal endoscope. Implant Dent. 2010;19:16-20 pubmed publisher
    ..Endoscopic surgery via nasal approach to remove the implant body from the semilunar hiatus is presented with the images of the computed tomography and the intraoperative endoscopic findings. ..
  34. Vitral R, da Silva Campos M, de Andrade Vitral J, Santiago R, Fraga M. Orthodontic distalization with rigid plate fixation for anchorage after bone grafting and maxillary sinus lifting. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2009;136:109-14 pubmed publisher
    ..with an autogenous particulated bone graft from the anterior part of the mandible to elevate the right maxillary sinus floor, which was next to the alveolar ridge of an edentulous area, to facilitate dental implant placement...
  35. Ramotar H, Jaberoo M, Koo Ng N, Pulido M, Saleh H. Image-guided, endoscopic removal of migrated titanium dental implants from maxillary sinus: two cases. J Laryngol Otol. 2010;124:433-6 pubmed publisher
    We present two cases of dental implant migration into the maxillary sinus, with subsequent removal via image-guided, transnasal endoscopy...
  36. Kim S, Lee I, Yun K, Kim C, Park J. Adult stem cells derived from human maxillary sinus membrane and their osteogenic differentiation. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2009;24:991-8 pubmed
    ..method and conditions of isolation and proliferation of multipotent mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) from human maxillary sinus membrane in vitro and to induce osteogenic differentiation directly for identification...
  37. Proctor M, Proctor K, Shu X, McGill L, Prestwich G, Orlandi R. Composition of hyaluronan affects wound healing in the rabbit maxillary sinus. Am J Rhinol. 2006;20:206-11 pubmed prospectively evaluated the effects of three different HA constructs on wound healing in the rabbit maxillary sinus: (i) a novel cross-linked HA hydrogel, (ii) the cross-linked HA gel containing covalently bound MMC, and (iii)..
  38. Bodet Agustí E, Viza Puiggrós I, Romeu Figuerola C, Martinez Vecina V. [Foreign bodies in maxillary sinus]. Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp. 2009;60:190-3 pubmed
    Foreign bodies in maxillary sinus (FBMS), whatever their origin or nature, are an unusual clinical condition. Diagnosis is based on the radiological findings in a clinical context of unilateral chronic rhinosinusitis...
  39. Wang J, Jang Y, Lee B. Natural course of retention cysts of the maxillary sinus: long-term follow-up results. Laryngoscope. 2007;117:341-4 pubmed
    Retention cysts of the maxillary sinus are an incidental finding on radiographs. These cysts usually appear as rounded, dome-shaped, soft tissue masses, most often on the floor of the maxillary sinus...
  40. Hatano N, Sennerby L, Lundgren S. Maxillary sinus augmentation using sinus membrane elevation and peripheral venous blood for implant-supported rehabilitation of the atrophic posterior maxilla: case series. Clin Implant Dent Relat Res. 2007;9:150-5 pubmed
    ..maxilla, the clinical success of implant treatment sometimes requires a vertical ridge augmentation in the maxillary sinus floor...
  41. Chiapasco M, Felisati G, Maccari A, Borloni R, Gatti F, Di Leo F. The management of complications following displacement of oral implants in the paranasal sinuses: a multicenter clinical report and proposed treatment protocols. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2009;38:1273-8 pubmed publisher retrospectively analyses paranasal sinus complications following displacement of oral implants in the maxillary sinus treated according to clinical situation by functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS), an intraoral approach, ..
  42. Frenken J, Bouwman W, Bravenboer N, Zijderveld S, Schulten E, ten Bruggenkate C. The use of Straumann Bone Ceramic in a maxillary sinus floor elevation procedure: a clinical, radiological, histological and histomorphometric evaluation with a 6-month healing period. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2010;21:201-8 pubmed publisher
    In this study, we evaluated the quality and quantity of bone formation in maxillary sinus floor elevation procedure using a new fully synthetic biphasic calcium phosphate (BCP) consisting of a mixture of 60% hydroxyapatite and 40% of ..
  43. Derong Z, Lian G, Jiayu L, Xiuli Z, Zhiyuan Z, Xinquan J. Anatomic and histological analysis in a goat model used for maxillary sinus floor augmentation with simultaneous implant placement. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2010;21:65-70 pubmed publisher
    The aim of the present study was to carry out an anatomic survey on the goat maxillary sinus in order to provide accurate and definite anatomic parameters for the design of sinus floor elevation and dental implantation studies in this ..
  44. Scala A, Botticelli D, Rangel I, de Oliveira J, Okamoto R, Lang N. Early healing after elevation of the maxillary sinus floor applying a lateral access: a histological study in monkeys. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2010;21:1320-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Implants were installed simultaneously with the elevation of the maxillary sinus using the lateral approach in eight monkeys without the use of grafting material...
  45. Tilotta F, Lazaroo B, Gaudy J. Gradual and safe technique for sinus floor elevation using trephines and osteotomes with stops: a cadaveric anatomic study. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2008;106:210-6 pubmed publisher
    The aim of this study was to develop a new technique for maxillary sinus floor elevation through the crestal approach, using trephines and osteotomes with stops, and to assess the risk of sinus membrane lesion...
  46. Lee J, Jung U, Kim C, Choi S, Cho K. Histologic and clinical evaluation for maxillary sinus augmentation using macroporous biphasic calcium phosphate in human. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2008;19:767-71 pubmed publisher
    This study evaluated both the clinical and histological aspects of bone formation in maxillary sinus augmentation using MBCP as the bone-grafting material. MBCP was used as a primary bone substitute for maxillary sinus augmentation...
  47. Albu S, Baciut M. Failures in endoscopic surgery of the maxillary sinus. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2010;142:196-201 pubmed publisher
    ..smoking history, allergy, asthma, gastroesophageal reflux, preoperative endoscopic score, CT stage, maxillary sinus mucosa score, and bleeding score...
  48. Vallo J, Suominen Taipale L, Huumonen S, Soikkonen K, Norblad A. Prevalence of mucosal abnormalities of the maxillary sinus and their relationship to dental disease in panoramic radiography: results from the Health 2000 Health Examination Survey. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2010;109:e80-7 pubmed publisher
    Mucosal thickening and mucosal antral cyst (MAC) in the maxillary sinus are incidental findings in panoramic radiographs.
  49. Dubin M, Ebert C, Coffey C, Melroy C, Sonnenburg R, Senior B. Concordance of middle meatal swab and maxillary sinus aspirate in acute and chronic sinusitis: a meta-analysis. Am J Rhinol. 2005;19:462-70 pubmed
    ..The use of endoscopic middle meatal cultures as a noninvasive method to determine the bacteriology of the maxillary sinus has not accurately been established...
  50. Yamaguchi K, Matsunaga T, Hayashi Y. Gross extrusion of endodontic obturation materials into the maxillary sinus: a case report. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2007;104:131-4 pubmed
    A gross extrusion of endodontic obturation materials occurred from tooth 3 into the right maxillary sinus. The patient had never been conscious of uncomfortable symptoms, both at tooth 3 or buccal regions...
  51. Lee K, Kuo W, Tsai C, Chen Y, Chai C, Su Y, et al. Positive positron emission tomography/computed tomography in early inverted papilloma of the maxillary sinus. J Clin Oncol. 2007;25:4848-50 pubmed
  52. Stievano D, Di Stefano A, Ludovichetti M, Pagnutti S, Gazzola F, Boato C, et al. Maxillary sinus lift through heterologous bone grafts and simultaneous acid-etched implants placement. Five year follow-up. Minerva Chir. 2008;63:79-91 pubmed
    ..was to assess retrospectively at 5 years the clinical outcome of bone regeneration in patients who underwent maxillary sinus lift with different equine-derived, enzyme-deantigenated equine bone grafts, and simultaneous placement of ..
  53. Flanagan D. Arterial supply of maxillary sinus and potential for bleeding complication during lateral approach sinus elevation. Implant Dent. 2005;14:336-8 pubmed
    There are 3 arteries that supply the maxillary sinus (i.e., the posterior superior alveolar, infraorbital, and posterior lateral nasal arteries), any of which may be encountered during lateral approach sinus elevation surgery...
  54. Caylakli F, Yavuz H, Cagici A, Ozluoglu L. Endoscopic sinus surgery for maxillary sinus mucoceles. Head Face Med. 2006;2:29 pubmed
    b>Maxillary sinus mucoceles are relatively rare among all paranasal sinus mucoceles. With the introduction of endoscopic sinus surgical techniques, rhinologic surgeons prefer transnasal endoscopic management of sinus mucoceles...
  55. Thor A, Sennerby L, Hirsch J, Rasmusson L. Bone formation at the maxillary sinus floor following simultaneous elevation of the mucosal lining and implant installation without graft material: an evaluation of 20 patients treated with 44 Astra Tech implants. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2007;65:64-72 pubmed publisher
    ..Perforations of the maxillary sinus mucosal lining occurred in 11 of the 27 operated sinuses (41%)...
  56. Ridaura Ruiz L, Figueiredo R, Guinot Moya R, Piñera Penalva M, Sanchez Garcés M, Valmaseda Castellón E, et al. Accidental displacement of dental implants into the maxillary sinus: a report of nine cases. Clin Implant Dent Relat Res. 2009;11 Suppl 1:e38-45 pubmed publisher
    ..and anatomical features of patients suffering accidental displacement of dental implants into the maxillary sinus. A retrospective observational study of nine cases of dental implant displacement into the maxillary sinus ..
  57. Elian N, Wallace S, Cho S, Jalbout Z, Froum S. Distribution of the maxillary artery as it relates to sinus floor augmentation. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2005;20:784-7 pubmed
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the distribution of the endosseous branches of the maxillary artery in the area of the proposed lateral window...
  58. Guarnieri R, Grassi R, Ripari M, Pecora G. Maxillary sinus augmentation using granular calcium sulfate (surgiplaster sinus): radiographic and histologic study at 2 years. Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. 2006;26:79-85 pubmed
    ..Bone biopsies were harvested from all patients for histologic and histomorphometric evaluation...
  59. Varol A, Turker N, Göker K, Basa S. Endoscopic retrieval of dental implants from the maxillary sinus. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2006;21:801-4 pubmed
    ..Transantral endoscopic surgery is a reliable, minimally invasive method for retrieving displaced objects from the maxillary antrum with minimal complications. ..
  60. Selcuk A, Ozcan K, Akdogan O, Bilal N, Dere H. Variations of maxillary sinus and accompanying anatomical and pathological structures. J Craniofac Surg. 2008;19:159-64 pubmed publisher
    Hypoplasia and aplasia of maxillary sinus, maxillary sinus septae, ethmomaxillary sinus, superior meatus-draining maxillary sinus, and over-pneumatization are the variations of maxillary sinuses...
  61. Ishida M, Hotta M, Kushima R, Shibayama M, Shimizu T, Okabe H. Multiple IgG4-related sclerosing lesions in the maxillary sinus, parotid gland and nasal septum. Pathol Int. 2009;59:670-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Herein is reported a case of multiple IgG4-related sclerosing lesions in the maxillary sinus, parotid gland and nasal septum...
  62. Bai Z, Cai E, Wang S, Li Z, Wang S. Nasal cavity-maxillary sinus-pterygopalatine fossa-Meckel's cave: a preliminary anatomic study of an endoscopy-based operative approach. Neurosci Bull. 2009;25:376-82 pubmed publisher
    ..approach for the treatment of tumor in Meckel's cave, by dissecting adjacent structures of the nasal cavity-maxillary sinus-pterygopalatine fossa-Meckel's cave approach...
  63. Troedhan A, Kurrek A, Wainwright M, Jank S. Hydrodynamic ultrasonic sinus floor elevation--an experimental study in sheep. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2010;68:1125-30 pubmed publisher
  64. Kim J, Lee C, Kwon T, Kim D. Endoscopic removal of a dental implant through a middle meatal antrostomy. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2007;45:408-9 pubmed
    ..woman in whom we used an endoscopic technique to remove a dental implant that had been displaced into the maxillary sinus. We approached the sinus through the natural ostium, and the foreign body was removed through the widened ..
  65. Scarano A, Degidi M, Iezzi G, Pecora G, Piattelli M, Orsini G, et al. Maxillary sinus augmentation with different biomaterials: a comparative histologic and histomorphometric study in man. Implant Dent. 2006;15:197-207 pubmed
    ..with dental implants can be difficult because of insufficient bone volume caused by pneumatization of the maxillary sinus and crestal bone resorption. Different biomaterials have been used for sinus augmentation...
  66. Chiapasco M, Zaniboni M, Boisco M. Augmentation procedures for the rehabilitation of deficient edentulous ridges with oral implants. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2006;17 Suppl 2:136-59 pubmed
    ..The main limit encountered in this review has been the overall poor methodological quality of the published articles. Therefore larger well-designed long term trials are needed. ..
  67. Oberli K, Bornstein M, von Arx T. Periapical surgery and the maxillary sinus: radiographic parameters for clinical outcome. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2007;103:848-53 pubmed
    ..The surgery reports were evaluated for occurrence of perforation of the maxillary sinus and postoperative complications...
  68. Cho D, Hwang P. Results of endoscopic maxillary mega-antrostomy in recalcitrant maxillary sinusitis. Am J Rhinol. 2008;22:658-62 pubmed publisher
    ..This study describes our results of EMMA in recalcitrant maxillary sinusitis...
  69. Chappuis V, Suter V, Bornstein M. Displacement of a dental implant into the maxillary sinus: report of an unusual complication when performing staged sinus floor elevation procedures. Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. 2009;29:81-7 pubmed
    Grafting of the maxillary sinus in both one- and two-stage protocols has become a highly predictable surgical technique for site development and for the placement of implants to support dentures...
  70. Flanagan D. A method to retrieve a displaced dental implant from the maxillary sinus. J Oral Implantol. 2009;35:70-4 pubmed publisher
    Dental implants can be displaced into the maxillary sinus. Retrieval by endoscopic or Caldwell-Luc techniques have been previously reported...
  71. Rodella L, Labanca M, Boninsegna R, Favero G, Tschabitscher M, Rezzani R. Intraosseous anastomosis in the maxillary sinus. Minerva Stomatol. 2010;59:349-54 pubmed
    ..Here, we have given an anatomical overview of maxillary sinus vascularization through anatomical dissection...
  72. Pazera P, Bornstein M, Pazera A, Sendi P, Katsaros C. Incidental maxillary sinus findings in orthodontic patients: a radiographic analysis using cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT). Orthod Craniofac Res. 2011;14:17-24 pubmed publisher
    To determine the frequency of incidental maxillary sinus findings using cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) images made for orthodontic purposes.
  73. Kfir E, Kfir V, Mijiritsky E, Rafaeloff R, Kaluski E. Minimally invasive antral membrane balloon elevation followed by maxillary bone augmentation and implant fixation. J Oral Implantol. 2006;32:26-33 pubmed
    ..Because it requires only basic equipment and a short learning curve, this clinical approach should be widely employed. ..
  74. Trisi P, Rebaudi A, Calvari F, Lazzara R. Sinus graft with biogran, autogenous bone, and PRP: a report of three cases with histology and micro-CT. Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. 2006;26:113-25 pubmed
    ..Micro-CT evaluation of some morphometric parameters was difficult, because the radiodensities of Biogran and a certain grade of bone mineralization were similar. ..
  75. Lee Y, Shin S, Kim J, Kye S, Ku Y, Rhyu I. Bone reaction to bovine hydroxyapatite for maxillary sinus floor augmentation: histologic results in humans. Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. 2006;26:471-81 pubmed
    ..The bone that was formed following sinus augmentation with BHA increased and matured over time up to 12 months after grafting; meanwhile, no overt signs of resorption of BHA were visible within the study period. ..
  76. Cakur B, Miloglu O, Yolcu U, Goregen M, Gursan N. Keratocystic odontogenic tumor invading the right maxillary sinus: a case report. J Oral Sci. 2008;50:345-9 pubmed
    Keratocystic odontogenic tumor (KCOT) is a benign intraosseous neoplasm of the jaw. Involvement of the maxillary sinus is an unusual presentation...
  77. Burnham R, Bridle C. Aspergillosis of the maxillary sinus secondary to a foreign body (amalgam) in the maxillary antrum. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2009;47:313-5 pubmed publisher
    We report a case of a Maxillary sinus aspergilloma, which presented after 2 years of symptoms of chronic sinusitis. There was an isolatable triggering event of extrusion of an amalgam filling material into the sinus...
  78. Rodrigues C, Freire G, Silva L, Fonseca da Silveira M, Estrela C. Prevalence and risk factors of mucous retention cysts in a Brazilian population. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2009;38:480-3 pubmed publisher
    The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence and analyse the risk factors of mucous retention cysts (MRCs) of the maxillary sinus.
  79. Avila G, Neiva R, Misch C, Galindo Moreno P, Benavides E, Rudek I, et al. Clinical and histologic outcomes after the use of a novel allograft for maxillary sinus augmentation: a case series. Implant Dent. 2010;19:330-41 pubmed publisher
    ..30%, and average nonmineralized tissue was 54.73 +/- 13.51%. Clinical and histologic findings support the suitability of an allograft consisting of a combination of cortical and cancellous chips for sinus augmentation procedures. ..
  80. Low K, Dula K, Bürgin W, von Arx T. Comparison of periapical radiography and limited cone-beam tomography in posterior maxillary teeth referred for apical surgery. J Endod. 2008;34:557-62 pubmed publisher
    ..lesions with PA radiography alone was most difficult in second molars or in roots in close proximity to the maxillary sinus floor...
  81. Chao T. Cholesterol granuloma of the maxillary sinus. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2006;263:592-7 pubmed
    Cholesterol granuloma (CG) of the maxillary sinus is very rare. In this study, the searching of the literature was performed with the keywords of cholesterol granuloma and maxillary sinus...
  82. Consolo U, Zaffe D, Bertoldi C, Ceccherelli G. Platelet-rich plasma activity on maxillary sinus floor augmentation by autologous bone. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2007;18:252-62 pubmed
    ..This work aims to evaluate the regenerative potential of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) on an implant site of peculiar clinical impact, such as sinus augmentation...
  83. Iimura J, Otori N, Ojiri H, Moriyama H. Preoperative magnetic resonance imaging for localization of the origin of maxillary sinus inverted papillomas. Auris Nasus Larynx. 2009;36:416-21 pubmed publisher
    It is essential to precisely localize the origin of an inverted papilloma within the maxillary sinus by preoperative imaging so that the lesion can be excised as thoroughly as possible...
  84. Crespi R, Mariani E, Benasciutti E, Capparè P, Cenci S, Gherlone E. Magnesium-enriched hydroxyapatite versus autologous bone in maxillary sinus grafting: combining histomorphometry with osteoblast gene expression profiles ex vivo. J Periodontol. 2009;80:586-93 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the use of magnesium-enriched hydroxyapatite (mHA) versus autogenous bone graft (AB) for maxillary sinus lift procedures by histomorphometric and ex vivo gene expression profiling.
  85. Chiapasco M, Casentini P, Zaniboni M. Bone augmentation procedures in implant dentistry. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2009;24 Suppl:237-59 pubmed
    ..This review evaluated (1) the success of different surgical techniques for the reconstruction of edentulous deficient alveolar ridges and (2) the survival/success rates of implants placed in the augmented areas...
  86. Rosano G, Taschieri S, Gaudy J, Lesmes D, Del Fabbro M. Maxillary sinus septa: a cadaveric study. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2010;68:1360-4 pubmed publisher
    ..the incidence, location, and height of antral septa and to offer the clinician, through an accurate investigation of the anatomy of the maxillary sinus region, the tools to carry out sinus-lift procedures under safe conditions.
  87. Hong Y, Mun S. A case of massive maxillary sinus bleeding after dental implant. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2011;40:758-60 pubmed publisher
    ..such as acute maxillary sinusitis, oroantral fistula, and displacement of the dental implant to the maxillary sinus may occur due to the anatomical characteristics of the maxilla and the inexperience of providers...
  88. Benninger M, Payne S, Ferguson B, Hadley J, Ahmad N. Endoscopically directed middle meatal cultures versus maxillary sinus taps in acute bacterial maxillary rhinosinusitis: a meta-analysis. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;134:3-9 pubmed
    The aim of this study was to verify the correlation of endoscopically directed middle meatal (EDMM) cultures with maxillary sinus tap and culture (MST) in acute bacterial rhinosinusitis (ABRS).
  89. Barone A, Santini S, Sbordone L, Crespi R, Covani U. A clinical study of the outcomes and complications associated with maxillary sinus augmentation. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2006;21:81-5 pubmed
    The aim of this study was to evaluate the rate of complications in maxillary sinus augmentation surgery and the impact of complications on subsequent implant treatment in a patient population with severe maxillary atrophy scheduled for ..
  90. Stavropoulos A, Karring T, Kostopoulos L. Fully vs. partially rough implants in maxillary sinus floor augmentation: a randomized-controlled clinical trial. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2007;18:95-102 pubmed
    ..To compare implants with a rough surface in their whole length (FR) with implants having a 2 mm coronal machined portion (PR) when used in association with a sinus-lift procedure...
  91. Ramadan H, Cost J. Outcome of adenoidectomy versus adenoidectomy with maxillary sinus wash for chronic rhinosinusitis in children. Laryngoscope. 2008;118:871-3 pubmed publisher
    To compare postoperative outcomes of adenoidectomy versus adenoidectomy with maxillary sinus wash as surgical treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) in children.
  92. Sohn D, Lee J, Ahn M, Shin H. New bone formation in the maxillary sinus without bone grafts. Implant Dent. 2008;17:321-31 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this article is to evaluate the possibility of new bone formation in the maxillary sinus without a bone graft.