nasopalatine cyst


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nasopalatine cyst

[¦nā·zō′pal·ə‚tēn ′sist]
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A maxillary retention cyst was detected in three of these patients, mild mucosal thickening in the maxillary and ethmoid sinuses in two, a nasopalatine cyst in one, and a deep-lobe parotid tumor in one (table 2).
The nasopalatine cyst and the parotid gland tumor discovered by MRI were not associated with the olfactory deficit in these two patients.
patiens MRI (n = 20): Maxillary sinus retention cyst 3 Paranasal sinus mucosal thickening 2 Nasopalatine cyst 1 Deep-lobe parotid tumor 1 Unremarkable 13 CT (n 8): Maxillary sinus retention cyst 1 Paranasal sinus mucosal thickening 1 Unremarkable 6