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Odontogenic Sinusitis Caused by an Inflammation of a Dentigerous Cyst and Subsequent Finding of a Fibrous Dysplasia. A Case Report



Carmen López-Carriches1, *, Inmaculada López-Carriches2, Rafael Baca-Perez Bryan3
1 School of Dentistry, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
2 Hospital Nuestra Señora del Prado, Talavera de la Reina, Spain
3 Facultad de Odontología, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain

Abstract

We report the case of a 38-year old male patient with sinusitis caused by an infected follicular cyst due to an ectopic impacted third molar in the right maxillary sinus.

A 10-day antibiotherapy regimen was administered; subsequently, the cyst and the third molar were removed achieving complete recovery.

Fibrous dysplasia was diagnosed at follow-up examination (occupation of the maxillary sinus by bone tissue was observed in a radiographic examination) and confirmed by biopsy.

In cases of odontogenic sinusitis, thorough examination is crucial, as evidenced by the case reported in this study.

A Literature review was performed in order to identify the diagnostic methods currently available and the clinical features, complications and treatment for both, odontogenic maxillary sinusitis and fibrous dysplasia.

Keywords: Dentigerous cyst, Fibrous dysplasia, Odontogenic maxillary sinusitis, Third molar.


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Identifiers and Pagination:

Year: 2016
Volume: 10
First Page: 647
Last Page: 655
Publisher Id: TODENTJ-10-647
DOI: 10.2174/1874210601610010647

Article History:

Received Date: 10/03/2016
Revision Received Date: 09/10/2016
Acceptance Date: 26/10/2016
Electronic publication date: 30/11/2016
Collection year: 2016

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* Address correspondence to this author at the School of Dentistry, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Rey Francisco, 11-bajo izda, 28008 Madrid, Spain; Tel: 0034915429435; Fax: 0034915422507; E-mail: maclopez@pdi.ucm.es


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