Dentigerous cyst in left maxillary antrum

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell


Investigation of headache. Incidental finding.

Patient Data

Age: 14
Gender: Female

Large left maxillary antral cyst with unerupted tooth.

Case Discussion

Large cystic mass containing a molar tooth associated with a defect in the alveolar process of the left maxilla - appearances are typical of a dentigerous cyst that has expanded into the antrum
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Case information

rID: 20450
Published: 20th Nov 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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