Protrusion of the infraorbital nerve into the maxillary sinus on CT: Prevalence, proposed grading method, and suggested clinical implications Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Maxillary Nerve
  • Maxillary Sinus

abstract

  • Although this condition has been reported in only 3 patients previously, infraorbital canal protrusion into the maxillary sinus was present in >10% of our cohort. Identification of this variant on CT could help a surgeon avoid patient injury.

publication date

  • February 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3174/ajnr.A4588

PubMed ID

  • 26564432

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 349

end page

  • 53

volume

  • 37

number

  • 2