Ectopic tooth in the roof of the maxillary sinus

S. Elango, S. P. Palaniappan

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Eruption of a tooth into a nonoral environs is rare. Ectopic eruption of the tooth into the nasal cavity and chin has been reported before. This is a report of an ectopic third molar tooth in the roof of the maxillary sinus, which has not, to our knowledge, been reported before.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)365-366
Number of pages2
JournalEar, Nose and Throat Journal
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1991
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Otorhinolaryngology


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