nasopalatine cyst


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nasopalatine cyst

[¦nā·zō′pal·ə‚tēn ′sist]
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Cystic lesions Age, years type 0-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 Radicular cyst 0 4 2 3 Dentigerous cyst 2 8 7 2 Globulomaxillary 0 0 2 1 cyst Nasolabial cyst 1 0 0 0 Odontogenic 0 1 1 1 keratocyst Cystic 0 1 1 1 ameloblastona Periodontal cyst 1 3 3 2 Dermoid cyst 1 0 0 1 Aneurysmal bone 0 1 0 0 cyst Calcified 0 0 0 0 odontogenic cyst Mucocoele 0 1 1 1 Nasopalatine cyst 0 0 1 0 Frontocoele 0 0 1 0 Total 5 19 19 12 Cystic lesions Age, years Total Percentage type 41-50 51-60 Radicular cyst 1 0 10 15.
Nasopalatine cyst which is seen arising from tissues in the incisive canal or nests in the papilla palatine and present either on the palate or on the nasal floor.
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.