Wooden Spatula Sinusitis following Maxillary Expansion Surgery

Ta, Ngan, Addison, Alfred and Philpott, Carl (2019) Wooden Spatula Sinusitis following Maxillary Expansion Surgery. Annals of The Royal College of Surgeons of England, 101 (1). e20-e22. ISSN 0035-8843

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    Abstract

    Sinusitis is a recognised rare complication of palatine expansion procedures and is usually caused by the presence of an oroantral fistula. We report the first case of unilateral sinusitis as a result of a retained foreign body (a wooden spatula) following a surgically assisted rapid palatine expansion procedure.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: maxillary sinusitis,otorhinolaryngology ,/dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/2700/2733
    Faculty \ School: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > Norwich Medical School
    Depositing User: LivePure Connector
    Date Deposited: 17 Aug 2018 17:30
    Last Modified: 02 Jan 2019 16:30
    URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/68085
    DOI: 10.1308/rcsann.2018.0169

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