Acta Scientific Otolaryngology (ASOL)

Case Report Volume 2 Issue 5

Dental Implant Complicated with Maxillary Sinusitis

Shi Nee T1,5, Salina H2, Roszalina R3 and Primuharsa Putra Bin Sabir Husin Athar4,5

1Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Hospital Lahad Datu, Sabah, Malaysia
2Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Kebangsaan Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
3Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry/Universiti Kebangsaan Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
4Ear, Nose and Throat-Head and Neck Consultant Clinic, KPJ Seremban Specialist Hospital/ KPJ Healthcare University College, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia
5Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, KPJ University College, Kota Seriemas, Nilai, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia

*Corresponding Author: Primuharsa Putra Bin Sabir Husin Athar, Professor, Consultant ENT-Head and Neck Surgeon, KPJ Seremban Specialist Hospital, Seremban, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia.

Received: March 25, 2020; Published: April 21, 2020



  This article reports a rare complication by iatrogenic cause of a routinely performed dental implant procedure and discusses management of dental implant sinusitis. We also highlight how vigilance and importance to identify this to prevent further complications.

Keywords: Sinusitis; Dental Implant



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Citation: Primuharsa Putra Bin Sabir Husin Athar.,et al. “Dental Implant Complicated with Maxillary Sinusitis". Acta Scientific Otolaryngology 2.5 (2020): 06-08.


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