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A sinonasal inverted papilloma of mixed histology: Implications for management of all sinonasal papillomas

December 1, 2007  |  Jacob D. Steiger, MD and Alexander G. Chiu, MD

Abstract

Sinonasal papillomas are classically categorized by their histology. Inverted, cylindrical, and fungiform are the three subtypes used to describe these lesions, and their medical and surgical management is often based on the specific subtype. We describe a case of a sinonasal...

Management of a maxillary sinus foreign body (dental bur)

November 1, 2007  |  Joseph L. Smith II, MD and Precha Emko, MD, FACS

Abstract

Metal foreign bodies are occasionally found in the paranasal sinuses. Often they result from the escape of material through an oroantral fistula or from trauma. Rarely, they occur as a complication of a dental procedure. A literature review revealed only four other reports of...

Endoscopic view of sinonasal cancer 6 years post-treatment

November 1, 2007  |  Dewey A. Christmas Jr., MD, Joseph P. Mirante, MD, FACS, and Eiji Yanagisawa, MD, FACS

Paranasal sinus melanoma masquerading as chronic sinusitis and nasal polyposis

September 1, 2007  |  Brian Kung, MD; Geoffrey R. Deschenes, BA; William Keane, MD; Mary Cunnane, MD; Marie-Paule Jacob-Ampuero, MD; Marc Rosen, MD
Abstract
Malignant melanoma of the nose and paranasal sinuses can be a devastating disease, typically presenting at an...

Cavernous hemangioma of the maxillary sinus with bone erosion

September 1, 2007  |  Erich Mussak, BS; Jerry Lin, MD; Mukesh Prasad, MD, FACS
Abstract
We report a case of cavernous hemangioma originating in the maxillary sinus. This is an unusual location for...

The use of a telescope in sinus balloon dilation

September 1, 2007  |  Dewey A. Christmas Jr., MD; Joseph P. Mirante, MD, FACS; Eiji Yanagisawa, MD, FACS

Balloon catheter dilation is being used to help improve paranasal sinus ventilation.1,2 Those who teach the technique emphasize the use of the C-arm fluoroscope and the tactile introduction of a sinus guidewire. This is followed by the insertion of the sinus balloon catheter over the...

Endoscopic view of maxillary fungal sinusitis

August 1, 2007  |  Dewey A. Christmas Jr., MD; Joseph P. Mirante, MD, FACS; Eiji Yanagisawa, MD, FACS

Solitary fibrous tumor of the maxillary sinus

July 1, 2007  |  Lorraine M. Smith, MD, MPH, FACS; Ryan F. Osborne, MD, FACS

Endoscopic view of a long-term inferior meatal antrostomy

June 1, 2007  |  Eiji Yanagisawa, MD, FACS; Dewey A. Christmas Jr., MD; Joseph P. Mirante, MD, FACS

Radiation-induced osteosarcoma of the maxillary sinus

June 1, 2007  |  Sofia Avitia, MD; Ryan F. Osborne, MD, FACS

Cholesteatoma of the maxillary sinus

June 1, 2007  |  Borlingegowda Viswanatha, MS, DLO; L. Krishna Nayak, MS; Shamanna Karthik, MS
 

Endoscopic view of cystic fibrosis with nasal polyposis

May 1, 2007  |  Dewey A. Christmas Jr., MD; Joseph P. Mirante, MD, FACS; Eiji Yanagisawa, MD, FACS

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