Surgical Ciliated Cyst of the Maxilla: A Case-Series of Three Cases

Surgical Ciliated Cyst of the Maxilla: A Case-Series of Three Cases

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Andrew Jenzer
Staff Surgeon, Residency, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Eisenhower Army Medical Center, Augusta, Georgia, USA

A B S T R A C T

The surgical ciliated cyst is an iatrogenic lesion occurring after surgeries in which the Schneiderian membrane has been exposed, such as in orthognathic surgery or maxillary sinus procedures. This lesion has been infrequently documented in western countries. In this case series, we present three cases of surgical ciliated cysts of the maxilla.

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Case Series
Publication history
Received: Mon 29, Nov 2021
Accepted: Sat 18, Dec 2021
Published: Wed 29, Dec 2021
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© 2021 Andrew Jenzer. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited. Hosting by Science Repository.
DOI: 10.31487/j.DOBCR.2021.04.01