Otolaryngology Online Journal

Review Article - Otolaryngology Online Journal (2013) Volume 3, Issue 3

Odontogenic Cysts of upper jaw an analysis

This article attempts to analyze all cases of odontogenic cysts involving upper jaw who presented at Stanley Medical college during 2007 – 2012. This article analyzes the incidence of these cysts during the above said period, age of occurence, sex prediliction if any, clinical presentations and optimal treatment modality. Common complaints with which patients presented to our Institution was swelling over jaw, next was loosening of dentition, paresthesia. 30 patients had presented with cysts involving upper jaw out of which 29 were females and one was male. All these patients underwent surgical removal of the cystic lesion.

Author(s): Balasubramanian Thiagarajan Geetha Ramamoorthy

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