Summary: Inflammation of the maxillary sinus. In most cases it is the result of infection by the bacteria HAEMOPHILUS INFLUENZAE; STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMONIAE; and STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS. This condition may be acute or chronic.
Publications225 found, 100 shown here
- Chronic maxillary sinusitis of dental origin: is external surgical approach mandatory?Andrey S Lopatin
Otorhinolaryngology Department, Central Hospital, Presidential Medical Center, Moscow, Russia
Laryngoscope 112:1056-9. 2002The study evaluated a minimally invasive endoscopic shaver-assisted technique for treatment of chronic maxillary sinusitis of dental origin.
- Diagnostic accuracy of acute maxillary sinusitis in adults in primary careKarin Blomgren
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
Scand J Prim Health Care 20:40-4. 2002To evaluate the diagnostic value of symptoms and signs used in diagnosing acute community-acquired maxillary sinusitis (ACAMS), and to find useful clinical predictors for diagnosing it in adults in primary care.
- Antibiotics and topical nasal steroid for treatment of acute maxillary sinusitis: a randomized controlled trialIan G Williamson
Department of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, England
JAMA 298:2487-96. 2007..Acute sinusitis is a common clinical problem that usually results in a prescription for antibiotics but the role of antibiotics is debated. Anti-inflammatory drugs such as topical steroids may be beneficial but are underresearched...
- Endoscopic surgical treatment of chronic maxillary sinusitis of dental originFabio Costa
Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria, Faculty of Medicine, University of Udine, Udine, Italy
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:223-8. 2007Chronic maxillary sinusitis of dental origin (CMSDO) is a common disease that requires treatment of the sinusitis as well as of the odontogenic source...
- Bacteriological findings and antimicrobial resistance in odontogenic and non-odontogenic chronic maxillary sinusitisSalvatore Puglisi
Department of Bio Medical Sciences, Section of Microbiology, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
J Med Microbiol 60:1353-9. 2011The main objectives of this study were to estimate the frequency of chronic maxillary sinusitis of dental origin, and to evaluate the microbiology of odontogenic and non-odontogenic chronic maxillary sinusitis...
- Clinical aspects of odontogenic maxillary sinusitis: a case seriesAnthony B Longhini
School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 1:409-15. 2011The incidence of odontogenic maxillary sinusitis (OMS) is unknown. Failure to address dental pathology causing sinusitis can lead to failure of medical and surgical treatments...
- Meta-analysis of the etiology of odontogenic maxillary sinusitisOscar Arias-Irimia
Oral Surgeon of Oral and Implantological Surgery Department of Hospital de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 15:e70-3. 2010To identify and evaluate the frequency of the different odontogenic conditions that may lead to maxillary sinusitis.
- Reduced nitric oxide in sinus epithelium of patients with radiologic maxillary sinusitis and sepsisMaria Deja
Department of Anesthesiology and Intemsive Care Medicine, Charite Campus Virchow Klinikum, Berlin, Germany
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:281-6. 2003Radiologic maxillary sinusitis is an important risk factor for development of bronchopneumonia in mechanically ventilated patients...
- Maxillary sinusitis of odontogenic origin: cone-beam volumetric computerized tomography-aided diagnosisUmadevi P Nair
University of Florida College of Dentistry, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0414, USA
Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 110:e53-7. 2010Study of radiographic features of maxillary sinusitis of odontogenic origin as visualized on 3-dimensional advanced imaging is essential for prompt diagnosis and appropriate management...
- Increase in the frequency of recovery of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in acute and chronic maxillary sinusitisItzhak Brook
Department of Pediatrics, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
J Med Microbiol 57:1015-7. 2008..Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) between the periods 2001-2003 and 2004-2006 in acute and chronic maxillary sinusitis. Cultures were obtained from 458 patients, 244 with acute and 214 with chronic maxillary sinusitis; 215 ..
- Microbiology of acute and chronic maxillary sinusitis in smokers and nonsmokersItzhak Brook
Department of Pediatrics, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 120:707-12. 2011We evaluated the microbiology of sinus aspirates of smokers and nonsmokers with acute and chronic maxillary sinusitis.
- Sinus augmentation surgery after endoscopic sinus surgery for the treatment of chronic maxillary sinusitis: a case reportTakayoshi Tobita
Division of Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Department of Sensory and Locomotor Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Fukui, Japan
Implant Dent 20:337-40. 2011..This article documents a patient history involving chronic sinusitis that was treated by the ESS therapy before sinus augmentation surgery as a pretreatment for insertion of dental implants...
- Moxifloxacin versus amoxicillin clavulanate in the treatment of acute maxillary sinusitis: a primary care experienceS Rakkar
Plano Medical Center, Plano, Texas, USA
Int J Clin Pract 55:309-15. 2001..In conclusion, once-daily moxifloxacin is as effective and safe as twice-daily amoxicillin/clavulanate in the treatment of acute sinusitis. Moxifloxacin is associated with more rapid symptomatic relief...
- Comparison of the efficacy and safety of moxifloxacin and trovafloxacin for the treatment of acute, bacterial maxillary sinusitis in adultsJ M Klossek
ENT and Maxillo facial Department, Hopital Jean Bernard, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire de Poitiers, BP 577, 86021 Poitiers Cedex, France
J Laryngol Otol 117:43-51. 2003..Overall, moxifloxacin was at least as effective clinically and bacteriologically as trovafloxacin and better tolerated...
- Effect of treatment on maxillary sinus and nasal nitric oxide concentrations in patients with nosocomial maxillary sinusitisBruno Degano
Service de Pneomologie, CHU Larrey, TSA 30030, 31059 Toulouse Cedex 4, France
Chest 128:1699-705. 2005..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...
- Modified endoscopic medial maxillectomy for chronic maxillary sinusitisBradford A Woodworth
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, 135 Rutledge Avenue, Suite 1130, P O Box 250550, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
Am J Rhinol 20:317-9. 2006..However, few reports discuss the efficacy of MEMM for treatment of inflammatory disease of the maxillary sinus. We evaluate the efficacy of MEMM in treating chronic maxillary sinusitis.
- Frequency of recovery of pathogens from the nasopharynx of children with acute maxillary sinusitis before and after the introduction of vaccination with the 7-valent pneumococcal vaccineItzhak Brook
Department of Pediatrics, Georgetown University, School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:575-9. 2007To compare the proportion of recovery of pathogens in the nasopharynx of children with acute maxillary sinusitis in the 5 years period before to the 5 years period following the introduction of vaccination with the 7-valent pneumococcal ..
- Acute bacterial maxillary sinusitis: time to symptom resolution and return to normal activities with moxifloxacinP Johnson
ENT Consultants of Winchester, Winchester, VA, USA
Int J Clin Pract 62:1366-72. 2008..time to resolution of key symptoms and return to normal activities in adults with acute bacterial maxillary sinusitis treated with moxifloxacin 400 mg qd for 10 days...
- Small and large middle meatus antrostomies in the treatment of chronic maxillary sinusitisSilviu Albu
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Cluj, Romania
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:542-7. 2004The study goal was to compare the postoperative endoscopic appearance of the middle meatus antrostomy with symptomatic relief in patients undergoing endoscopic endonasal sinus surgery for chronic maxillary sinusitis.
- Cone-beam computed tomography evaluation of maxillary sinusitisMichelle Maillet
Department of Restorative Sciences, Division of Endodontics, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, 8 166 Moos Tower, 515 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
J Endod 37:753-7. 2011..The purpose of this study was to describe the radiographic characteristics of odontogenic maxillary sinusitis as seen on cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) scans and to determine whether any tooth or any tooth root ..
- Diagnosis and treatment of maxillary sinusitis after implant placementSu Gwan Kim
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, College of Dentistry, Chosun University, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
Implant Dent 19:115-21. 2010..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prognosis and treatment of infection of the maxillary sinus associated with dental implants...
- Odontogenic sinusitis: an ancient but under-appreciated cause of maxillary sinusitisNimish A Patel
Division of Sinonasal Disorders and Allergy, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219, USA
Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 20:24-8. 2012..We review several recent case series and reviews of odontogenic sinusitis that characterize and discuss emerging diagnostic modalities in odontogenic sinusitis...
- Management of acute maxillary sinusitis in Finnish primary care. Results from the nationwide MIKSTRA studyHelena Varonen
Finnish Medical Society Duodecim, Helsinki, Finland
Scand J Prim Health Care 22:122-7. 2004To study the management of acute maxillary sinusitis (AMS) in Finnish primary care and to compare it both to recommendations in national guidelines and to the management of other upper respiratory tract infections (URTI).
- Results of endoscopic maxillary mega-antrostomy in recalcitrant maxillary sinusitisDo Yeon Cho
Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5739, USA
Am J Rhinol 22:658-62. 2008..This study describes our results of EMMA in recalcitrant maxillary sinusitis.
- Microbiology of acute and chronic maxillary sinusitis associated with an odontogenic originItzhak Brook
Department of Pediatrics, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
Laryngoscope 115:823-5. 2005..To study the microbiology of sinusitis associated with odontogenic origin...
- Implementing guidelines on acute maxillary sinusitis in general practice--a randomized controlled trialHelena Varonen
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
Fam Pract 24:201-6. 2007Management of acute maxillary sinusitis (AMS) is not optimal; antibiotics are often prescribed for viral sinusitis, which leads to many problems including those with antimicrobial resistance...
- Prevalence of pathologic findings in the maxillary sinus in cone-beam computerized tomographyLutz Ritter
Interdisciplinary Outpatient Department of Oral Surgery and Implantology, Department of Craniomaxillofacial and Plastic Surgery, University of Cologne, Germany
Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 111:634-40. 2011..The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of pathologic findings in the maxillary sinus by using cone-beam computerized tomography (CBCT)...
- Maxillary sinus disease of odontogenic originPushkar Mehra
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Boston University Medical Center, MA, USA
Otolaryngol Clin North Am 37:347-64. 2004Odontogenic sinusitis is a well-recognized condition and accounts for approximately 10% to 12% of cases of maxillary sinusitis. An odontogenic source should be considered in patients with symptoms of maxillary sinusitis who give a ..
- Incidental maxillary sinus findings in orthodontic patients: a radiographic analysis using cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT)P Pazera
Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Orthod Craniofac Res 14:17-24. 2011..To determine the frequency of incidental maxillary sinus findings using cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) images made for orthodontic purposes...
- Use of pharmacodynamic endpoints for the evaluation of levofloxacin for the treatment of acute maxillary sinusitisPaul G Ambrose
ICPD Ordway Research Institute, Albany, NY 12208, USA
Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 61:13-20. 2008..technique to obtain daily specimens to evaluate the time course of drug effect in patients with acute maxillary sinusitis. Eighteen patients with a radiologically confirmed acute maxillary sinusitis were enrolled into a study ..
- Serial sinus aspirate samples during high-dose, short-course levofloxacin treatment of acute maxillary sinusitisJack B Anon
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh, College of Medicine, Erie, PA 16508, USA
Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 57:105-7. 2007..sinus catheter during high-dose, short-course levofloxacin (750 mg daily x 5 days) treatment of acute maxillary sinusitis. Pathogens were isolated from 4 of 18 recruited patients...
- Use of pharmacodynamic end points in the evaluation of gatifloxacin for the treatment of acute maxillary sinusitisPaul G Ambrose
Division of Infectious Diseases, Cognigen Corporation, Buffalo, New York 14221, USA
Clin Infect Dis 38:1513-20. 2004..between drug exposure and the time course of antimicrobial effect at the primary infection site for acute maxillary sinusitis has not previously been explored...
- Comparison of ultrasound, radiography, and clinical examination in the diagnosis of acute maxillary sinusitis: a systematic reviewH Varonen
Department of Services and Quality, STAKES, National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health, P O Box 220, 00531, Helsinki, Finland
J Clin Epidemiol 53:940-8. 2000The objective of this study was to assess the discriminative properties of the methods for diagnosing acute maxillary sinusitis (AMS) in unselected patients...
- Presentation and treatment of acute maxillary sinusitis in general practice: a French observational studyJ M Klossek
ENT and Head and Neck Department, University Hospital Jean Bernard Service, ORL, Poitiers Cedex, France
Rhinology 49:84-9. 2011..was conducted to determine the characteristics that influence the diagnosis and treatment patterns of acute maxillary sinusitis among general practitioners in France...
- Maxillary sinusitis caused by medusoid form of Schizophyllum communeL Sigler
The University of Alberta Microfungus Collection and Herbarium, Devonian Botanic Garden, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
J Clin Microbiol 37:3395-8. 1999We present a case of maxillary sinusitis in a diabetic female caused by the basidiomycete fungus Schizophyllum commune. Identification of the isolate was hampered by its atypical features...
- Comparison of B-mode ultrasound and computed tomography in the diagnosis of maxillary sinusitis in mechanically ventilated patientsG Hilbert
Medical Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
Crit Care Med 29:1337-42. 2001..A paranasal CT scan and a B-mode ultrasound were performed the same day. Radiologic maxillary sinusitis (RMS) was defined as complete opacification of the sinus or as the presence of an air-fluid level...
- A randomized study assessing the systematic search for maxillary sinusitis in nasotracheally mechanically ventilated patients. Influence of nosocomial maxillary sinusitis on the occurrence of ventilator-associated pneumoniaL Holzapfel
Service de Réanimation et Service de Bactériologie, Centre Hospitalier, Bourg en Bresse and Département de Biostastistique et Informatique Médicale, Hopital Saint Louis, Paris, France
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 159:695-701. 1999..The effect on mortality should be confirmed...
- Endodontic implications of the maxillary sinus: a reviewC H J Hauman
Departments of Oral Rehabilitation and Stomatology, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
Int Endod J 35:127-41. 2002....
- Maxillary sinusitis as a surrogate model for CF gene therapy clinical trials in patients with antrostomiesJ A Wagner
Department of Molecular Pharmacology, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA 94305 5332, USA
J Gene Med 1:13-21. 1999..Using CF sinusitis as a surrogate model for testing clinical efficacy of new treatments is attractive because CF upper respiratory disease is similar to the lower respiratory disease with respect to electrophysiology and microbiology...
- Bacteriological efficacy of 5-day therapy with telithromycin in acute maxillary sinusitisP Buchanan
River Road Medical Group, 890 River Road, Eugene, OR 97404, USA
Int J Antimicrob Agents 25:237-46. 2005..catarrhalis. In a pooled analysis of three large controlled clinical trials involving patients with acute maxillary sinusitis, the bacteriological efficacy of 5- or 10-day treatment with telithromycin and 10-day treatment with ..
- Efficacy of a complex homeopathic medication (Sinfrontal) in patients with acute maxillary sinusitis: a prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicenter clinical trialDmitriy I Zabolotnyi
Research Institute for Ear, Nose, and Throat Diseases, Kiev, Ukraine
Explore (NY) 3:98-109. 2007There is a demand for clinical trials that demonstrate homeopathic medications to be effective and safe in the treatment of acute maxillary sinusitis (AMS).
- Bacterial colonization and granulocyte activation in chronic maxillary sinusitis in asthmatics and non-asthmaticsKreso Zurak
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Sestre Milosrdnice, Zagreb, Croatia
J Med Microbiol 58:1231-5. 2009..Bacterial colonization in chronically inflamed sinuses may have an impact on neutrophil granulocyte activation in patients with bronchial asthma, which was not confirmed for patients with CRS without asthma...
- A bioarcheological study of maxillary sinusitisCharlotte A Roberts
Department of Archaeology, Durham University, Durham DH1 3LE, UK
Am J Phys Anthropol 133:792-807. 2007b>Maxillary sinusitis was studied as an indicator of poor air quality...
- The value of the occipitomental (Waters') view in diagnosis of sinusitis: a comparative study with computed tomographyE Konen
Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Hashomer, Israel
Clin Radiol 55:856-60. 2000..Our purpose was to evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of a single Waters' view vs high resolution computed tomography (CT) in the diagnosis of paranasal sinusitis...
- Frequency of a dental source for acute maxillary sinusitisSteven R Bomeli
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Laryngoscope 119:580-4. 2009To identify radiographic features of odontogenic acute maxillary sinusitis and to determine the frequency of a causative dental infection in patients with radiographic evidence of maxillary sinus fluid.
- Chronic odontogenic maxillary sinusitisPaulius Ugincius
Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu Str 2, Kaunas, Lithuania
Stomatologija 8:44-8. 2006..6 times more than males during the period from 1999 till 2004 in Kaunas Hospital of University of Medicine. Females treated for chronic MS were 4.5 years older than males...
- Microbiology of sinus puncture versus middle meatal aspiration in acute bacterial maxillary sinusitisSander Joniau
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Sint Jan General Hospital, Bruges, Belgium
Am J Rhinol 19:135-40. 2005Maxillary sinus puncture is considered the gold standard for diagnosing acute bacterial maxillary sinusitis (ABMS) and for identifying bacterial pathogens in antimicrobial trials of ABMS...
- [Pathology of recent odontogenic maxillary sinusitis and the usefulness of endoscopic sinus surgery]K Sato
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume
Nippon Jibiinkoka Gakkai Kaiho 104:715-20. 2001A Clinicopathological investigation of 34 patients with surgery-requiring odontogenic maxillary sinusitis was conducted...
- Macrolide immunomodulatory effects and symptom resolution in acute exacerbation of chronic bronchitis and acute maxillary sinusitis: a focus on clarithromycinWilliam R Bishai
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, 1550 Orleans Street, CRB2 108, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 4:405-16. 2006..proven to be highly effective in treating acute bacterial exacerbations of chronic bronchitis and acute maxillary sinusitis. In addition, immunomodulatory effects that may contribute to symptom resolution have been reported...
- Bacteriology of chronic maxillary sinusitis and normal maxillary sinuses: using culture and multiplex polymerase chain reactionM Tayyar Kalcioglu
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Inonu University, Malatya, Turkey
Am J Rhinol 17:143-7. 2003..Also a new bacterial agent, Alloiococcus otitidis determined in the nasopharynx and middle ear specimens can be thought as a causative agent of sinusitis...
- Frequency of recovery of pathogens causing acute maxillary sinusitis in adults before and after introduction of vaccination of children with the 7-valent pneumococcal vaccineItzhak Brook
Department of Pediatrics, Georgetown University School of Medicine and Alachua General and North Florida Regional Hospitals, Gainesville, Florida, USA
J Med Microbiol 55:943-6. 2006The objective of the study was to compare the proportions of the recovery of pathogens of acute maxillary sinusitis in adults in the 4-year period prior to the 5-year period that followed the introduction of vaccination of children with ..
- Maxillary sinusitis of odontogenic originPushkar Mehra
Department of Dentistry and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Boston Medical Center, 100 East Newton Street, Suite G 407, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 9:238-43. 2009Odontogenic etiology accounts for 10% to 12% of cases of maxillary sinusitis. Although uncommon, direct spread of dental infections into the maxillary sinus is possible due to the close relationship of the maxillary posterior teeth to ..
- The association between paranasal computerized tomography scans and symptoms and signs in a general practice population with acute maxillary sinusitisJens Georg Hansen
Aalborg County Hospital, Aalborg SV, Denmark
APMIS 119:44-8. 2011..signs, and bacteriological diagnoses in a general practice population who had been diagnosed with acute maxillary sinusitis (AMS)...
- Rigid nasal endoscopy versus sinus puncture and aspiration for microbiologic documentation of acute bacterial maxillary sinusitisG H Talbot
Aventis Pharmaceuticals, Bridgewater, NJ, USA
Clin Infect Dis 33:1668-75. 2001..and aspiration is an invasive procedure that hinders patient enrollment in studies of acute bacterial maxillary sinusitis (ABMS). Pain and minor bleeding also limit its potential diagnostic utility in clinical practice...
- The role of ultrasonography in the evaluation of maxillary sinusitis in pediatricsOtilia Fufezan
Clinical Emergency Pediatric Hospital, Radiology Department, Str Campeni 2 4, Cluj Napoca, Romania
Med Ultrason 12:4-11. 2010..Ultrasonography is seldom mentioned in literature as a diagnosis method of sinusitis...
- Evaluation of odontogenic maxillary sinusitis using cone-beam computed tomography: three case reportsJerome J Cymerman
School of Dental Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, USA
J Endod 37:1465-9. 2011Ten to twelve percent of all cases of maxillary sinusitis derive from odontogenic origin...
- The effect of high single dose parenteral vitamin A in addition to antibiotic therapy on healing of maxillary sinusitis in experimental acute sinusitisMurat Unal
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Mersin, Mersin, Turkey
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 65:219-23. 2002The aim of this study is to investigate the therapeutic role of vitamin A in addition to standard antibiotic treatment on healing of experimental acute maxillary sinusitis.
- Evaluation of the pathophysiology of odontogenic maxillary sinusitis using bone scintigraphyT Nishimura
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Japan
Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 31:389-96. 2002..mucosa and wall (mucosal and bony lesions) were evaluated to identify the pathophysiology of odontogenic maxillary sinusitis. Out of 80 patients who underwent CT, 32 patients were examined using single photon emission computerized ..
- Mucosal healing and mucociliary transport change after endoscopic sinus surgery in children with chronic maxillary sinusitisHung Meng Huang
Department of Otolaryngology, Taipei Municipal Women and Children Hospital, Taipei Medical University, 12 Fu Chou Street, Taipei, Taiwan
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:1361-7. 2006The aim of the study was to evaluate the effects of endoscopic sinus surgery for chronic maxillary sinusitis in children by investigating ultrastructure element changes in the sinus mucosa and nasal mucociliary clearance before and after ..
- A comparison of the efficacy of telithromycin versus cefuroxime axetil in the treatment of acute bacterial maxillary sinusitisPatricia P Buchanan
River Road Medical Group, 890 River Road, Eugene, OR 97404, USA
Am J Rhinol 17:369-77. 2003..Telithromycin, a new ketolide, exhibits potent activity against respiratory pathogens, including resistant strains...
- Efficacy and tolerability of telithromycin for 5 or 10 days vs amoxicillin/clavulanic acid for 10 days in acute maxillary sinusitisMaynard Luterman
Sound Medical Research, Orchard Park, N Y, USA
Ear Nose Throat J 82:576-80, 82-4, 586 passim. 2003..with that of amoxicillin/clavulanic acid, at 500/125 mg three times daily for 10 days, in adults with acute maxillary sinusitis (AMS)...
- Patients' and physicians' views on the management of acute maxillary sinusitisHelena Varonen
National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health STAKES, Helsinki, Finland
Scand J Prim Health Care 22:22-6. 2004To study the views of patients and physicians on the management of suspected acute maxillary sinusitis and on suggested changes in practice.
- Clinical and bacteriological efficacy of 5-day telithromycin in acute maxillary sinusitis: a pooled analysisK Roos
Lundby Hospital, ONH mott, Wieselgrensplatsen 2A, Göteborg 41717, Sweden
J Infect 50:210-20. 2005..800 mg once daily) with a 10-day course of telithromycin or standard comparators (amoxicillin-clavulanate 500/125 mg three times daily or cefuroxime axetil 250 mg twice daily) in patients with acute maxillary sinusitis (AMS).
- Efficacy and tolerability of once-daily therapy with telithromycin for 5 or 10 days for the treatment of acute maxillary sinusitisK Roos
Lundby Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
Chemotherapy 48:100-8. 2002The efficacy and tolerability of oral telithromycin 800 mg once daily for 5 vs. 10 days were assessed in patients with acute maxillary sinusitis (AMS).
- Moxifloxacin in the treatment of acute maxillary sinusitis after first-line treatment failure and acute sinusitis with high risk of complicationsP Gehanno
Otorhinolaryngology Unit, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital, Paris, France
J Int Med Res 31:434-47. 2003..study evaluated the efficacy and safety of 7-day oral moxifloxacin (400 mg/day) for treatment of acute maxillary sinusitis after first-line treatment failure (group 1), and acute sinusitis with high risk of complications (group 2)...
- Normalization of maxillary sinus mucosa after functional endoscopic sinus surgery in pediatric chronic sinusitisHung Meng Huang
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei Municipal Women and Children Hospital, 12 Fu Chou Street, Taipei, Taiwan
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 69:1219-23. 2005To observe the recovery of maxillary sinus mucosa after endoscopic sinus surgery in children with chronic maxillary sinusitis. Functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS) was used to perform a middle meatal antrostomy, leaving the antral ..
- A prospective controlled trial of pulsed nasal nebulizer in maximally dissected cadaversRowan Valentine
Department of Surgery Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Adelaide University, Australia
Am J Rhinol 22:390-4. 2008..Current nasal delivery techniques show inconsistent sinus penetration. The aim of this study was to compare sinonasal penetration of nasal douching to an optimized nasal nebulizer in an operated cadaver model...
- The incidence of complications after canine fossa puncture performed during endoscopic sinus surgerySimon R Robinson
Department of Surgery Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Adelaide and Flinders Universities, South Australia, Australia
Am J Rhinol 19:203-6. 2005..Patients with extensive disease affecting the maxillary sinus may require a canine fossa approach for complete removal of disease. This study was designed to determine the complications associated with this procedure...
- Canine fossa puncture and clearance of the maxillary sinus for the severely diseased maxillary sinusShanmugam Sathananthar
Department of Surgery Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Adelaide, Woodville, South Australia
Laryngoscope 115:1026-9. 2005....
- Differential deposition of aerosols in the maxillary sinus of human cadavers by particle sizeChristopher Hilton
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
Am J Rhinol 22:395-8. 2008..This study investigates how the size of nebulized particles influences the efficiency of deposition in the maxillary sinus of human cadavers after FESS...
- Actinomycosis of the paranasal sinusHyun Jae Woo
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, College of Medicine, Yeungnam University, Nam Gu, Daegu, Republic of Korea
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:460-2. 2008..To report clinical characteristics and treatment outcomes of actinomycosis of the paranasal sinus...
- [Comparative evaluation of classical sinusotomy and endoscopic interventions on the maxillary sinus in odontogenic sinusitis with evaluation of the transporting function of ciliated epithelium and sinus aeration]V P Ippolitov
Stomatologiia (Mosk) 83:46-9. 2004....
- Prevalence of maxillary sinus disease and abnormalities in patients scheduled for sinus lift proceduresChristian Beaumont
Private Practice Periodontics, Dusseldorf, Germany
J Periodontol 76:461-7. 2005..The purpose of the present study was to determine the prevalence of sinus disease and abnormalities among patients scheduled to undergo direct sinus augmentation...
- [Maxillary sinus polyp and cyst excised by endoscopes surgery in chronic sinusitis and significance]Xing Lu
Department of Otolaryngology, Shenzhen Hospital of Peking University, Shenzhen, 518036, China
Lin Chuang Er Bi Yan Hou Ke Za Zhi 18:466-7. 2004..To look for a simple and convenient surgical method to treat the maxillary sinus polyp and cyst...
- The pathogenicity and antibiotic resistance of coagulase-negative Staphylococci isolated from the maxillary and ethmoid sinusesMurat Aral
Kahramanmaras Sutcu Imam University, Medical Faculty Microbiology and Clinic, Microbiology Department, Kahramanmaras, Turkey
Rhinology 42:131-6. 2004..To investigate the pathogenicity and antibiotic resistance of coagulase-negative staphylococci (CNS) isolated from the maxillary and ethmoid sinuses of patients undergoing endoscopic sinus surgery for chronic sinusitis...
- Aspergillus rhinosinusitis with ethmoid cell involvement in a patient with acute myeloblastic leukemiaMarjana Glaser
Department of Hematology, University Hospital Maribor, Ljubljanska 5, 2000 Maribor, Slovenia
Wien Klin Wochenschr 117:392. 2005
- Evaluation of static thermal and near-infrared hyperspectral imaging for the diagnosis of acute maxillary rhinosinusitisColin D Mansfield
Institute for Biodiagnostics, National Research Council Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba
J Otolaryngol 34:99-108. 2005..This article also serves as an overview of diagnostic imaging techniques employed in the detection of maxillary rhinosinusitis...
- Comparison of maxillary sinus puncture with endoscopic middle meatal culture in pediatric rhinosinusitisChung Han Hsin
Department of Otolaryngology, School of Medicine, Chung Shan Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
Am J Rhinol 22:280-4. 2008..The aims of this study were to compare the results obtained by endoscopic middle meatal culture and maxillary sinus punctures in children with rhinosinusitis...
- Pain treatment and recovery after endoscopic sinus surgeryTatu P Kemppainen
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
Laryngoscope 117:1434-8. 2007....
- [Maxillary sinus hypoplasia masquerading a chronic sinusitis]V Pino Rivero
Hospital Campo Arañuelo, Navalmoral de la Mata, Caceres
An Otorrinolaringol Ibero Am 34:323-8. 2007..We report an unilateral clinical case of this entity confirmed by CT and a short literature review is performed at this respect...
- Oral garenoxacin in the treatment of acute bacterial maxillary sinusitis: a Phase II, multicenter, noncomparative, open-label study in adult patients undergoing sinus aspirationJ Lopez Sisniega
Hospital Clinica del Parque, Chihuahua, Mexico
Clin Ther 29:1632-44. 2007..Limited data are available regarding the effect of garenoxacin in the treatment of acute bacterial sinusitis...
- Endoscopic treatment of maxillary sinus disease before graftingFabio Costa
Department of Maxillo Facial Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria, Faculty of Medicine, University of Udine, Italy
Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 46:128-30. 2008..We present our experience of the treatment of four patients with maxillary sinus disease by endoscopic sinus surgery to restore the normal physiology of the sinus before grafting...
- Effect of mitomycin C on the size of antrostomy after endoscopic sinus surgerySeon Tae Kim
Department of Otolaryngology, Gil Medical Center, Gachon Medical School, Incheon City, South Korea
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:673-8. 2006..Mitomycin C (MMC) is an antibiotic-antineoplastic agent that decreases fibroblast proliferation and scar formation. We aimed to evaluate the effect of MMC on the size of antrostomy and the mucociliary clearance rate...
- Silent sinus syndromeDonald J Annino
Division of Otolaryngology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 16:22-5. 2008..syndrome is a clinical entity with the constellation of progressive enophthalmos and hypoglobus due to gradual collapse of the orbital floor with opacification of the maxillary sinus, in the presence of subclinical maxillary sinusitis.
- Correlation of the ethmoid infundibulum to the medial orbital wall in maxillary sinus hypoplasia: "infundibular lateralization" a diagnostic CT findingArif Ali
Department of ENT, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, Tamilnadu, India
Ear Nose Throat J 86:744-7. 2007..05). We propose the term "infundibular lateralization" to describe this consistent radiologic finding in MSH...
- Bacteriological findings and antimicrobial susceptibility in chronic sinusitis with nasal polypHyun Jun Kim
Department of Otolaryngology, Ajou University, Suwon, Korea
Acta Otolaryngol 126:489-97. 2006..In cases where there is no improvement of symptoms, cultures should be taken from the middle meatus, followed by appropriate selection of second-line antibiotics according to the sensitivity test results...
- [Bilateral antrochoanal polyps originated from inferior meatal antrostomies]I Konstantinidis
HNO Klinik, Veria Krankenhaus, Veria, Greece
Laryngorhinootologie 87:417-9. 2008..female patient, originated from previously performed inferior antrostomies as a treatment for chronic maxillary sinusitis. The antrochoanal polyps were removed by endoscopic surgery with combined approach through the inferior and ..
- Composition of hyaluronan affects wound healing in the rabbit maxillary sinusMatthew Proctor
Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
Am J Rhinol 20:206-11. 2006....
- Removal of a migrated dental implant from a maxillary sinus by transnasal endoscopyAkira Kitamura
Department of Developmental and Reconstructive Medicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki University, Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8501, Japan
Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 45:410-1. 2007A 54-year-old woman presented with maxillary sinusitis as a result of the migration of an implant into the sinus. We removed it endoscopically through the nose.
- Commentary on "Endoscopically directed middle meatal cultures versus maxillary sinus taps in acute bacterial maxillary rhinosinusitis: a meta-analysis"J David Osguthorpe
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:326-7. 2006
- Endoscopically directed middle meatal cultures versus maxillary sinus taps in acute bacterial maxillary rhinosinusitis: a meta-analysisMichael S Benninger
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:3-9. 2006..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)...
- Simultaneous functional endoscopic sinus surgery and esthetic rhinoplasty in orthognathic patientsFabio Costa
Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Udine, Udine, Italy
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 66:1370-7. 2008..The authors present their experience with simultaneous rhinoplasty, maxillary/mandibular osteotomies, and functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS)...
- Surgical revision of the post-Caldwell-Luc maxillary sinusJoseph K Han
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
Am J Rhinol 19:478-82. 2005Endoscopic sinus surgeons are commonly faced with the management of patients with persistent maxillary sinusitis despite previous Caldwell-Luc surgery...
- Concordance of middle meatal swab and maxillary sinus aspirate in acute and chronic sinusitis: a meta-analysisMarc G Dubin
Department of Otolaryngology, Johns Hopkins University, Johns Hopkins University, 6210 JHOC, 601 N Caroline St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Am J Rhinol 19:462-70. 2005..The aim of this study was to review the literature that compares cultures obtained by endoscopic middle meatal swabs with those obtained from maxillary sinus aspirates (MSAs)...
- Silent sinus syndrome: a case presentation and comprehensive review of all 84 reported casesWilliam A Numa
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Tufts University School of Medicine, New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 114:688-94. 2005..of the orbital floor with opacification of the maxillary sinus, in the presence of subclinical chronic maxillary sinusitis. Currently, it is believed to occur as a result of the sequence of events following maxillary sinus ..
- Endoscopic radical antrectomy: a permanent replacement for the Caldwell-Luc operationH Abd el-Fattah
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University, Egypt
J Laryngol Otol 122:268-76. 2008..Chronic inflammation of sinus mucosa is a multifactorial condition which sometimes results in irreversible pathological mucosal changes...
- Rhino-sinusitis related to endosseous implants extending into the nasal cavity. A case reportG M Raghoebar
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospital, Groningen, The Netherlands
Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 33:312-4. 2004..The part of the implants protruding in the nasal cavity was surgically resected via an endonasal approach whereupon the rhino-sinusitis complaints disappeared...
- Subantroscopic laterobasal sinus floor augmentation (SALSA): an up-to-5-year clinical studyWilfried Engelke
Department of Oral Surgery, School of Dentistry, Georg August University Gottingen, Germany
Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 18:135-43. 2003..The aim of the article was to introduce a new subantroscopic laterobasal sinus augmentation (SALSA) tecnique as a minimally invasive approach to maxillary peri-implant surgery...
- Maxillary sinus floor elevation surgery. A clinical, radiographic and endoscopic evaluationNicolaas M Timmenga
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Maxillofacial Prosthetics, University Hospital, Groningen, The Netherlands
Clin Oral Implants Res 14:322-8. 2003..At 3 months' postaugmentation, clinical and radiographical examination showed chronic maxillary sinusitis in one non-compromised patient...
- Chronic rhinosinusitis in young children differs from adults: a histopathology studyKenny H Chan
Departments of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine, The Children s Hospital, Denver, Colorado 80218, USA
J Pediatr 144:206-12. 2004..A histopathologic study of children with chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) was undertaken to compare the sinus mucosa in pediatric and adult CRS...
- The microbiology of ethmoid and maxillary sinuses in patients with chronic sinusitisMurat Aral
Department of Microbiology, Sutcu Imam University, Kahramanmaras, Turkey
Am J Otolaryngol 24:163-8. 2003..Nose and throat swap samples were collected preoperatively to determine the upper respiratory tract flora and also to understand the relationship between the flora and the microorganisms aspirated from sinuses...
- RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ALLERGIC RHINITIS AND SINUSITISFuad Baroody; Fiscal Year: 2003..This will hopefully help to improve our therapeutic modalities for this enigmatic illness that affects millions of Americans every year. ..
- Cell Division Control and Virulence in MycobacteriaWilliam Bishai; Fiscal Year: 2005..This latter line of investigation promises to provide important clues as to the roll of WhmD in mycobacterial cell division and the basis for filamentation, branching, and hyposeptation upon genetic withdrawal of whmD expression. ..
- Toolbox for Tuberculosis Drug DevelopmentWilliam Bishai; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Screen for Synthetic Lethality in Mycobacterium TuberculosisWilliam Bishai; Fiscal Year: 2008..tb., and we propose to transfer this assay to an appropriate MLSCN laboratory for high-throughput screening to identify potential lead compounds. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..