A retrospective analysis of the relationship between rhinosinusitis and sinus lift dental implantation

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Kayabasoglu G., Nacar A., Altundag A., Cayonu M., MUHTAROĞULLARI M., CİNGİ C.

HEAD & FACE MEDICINE, vol.10, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/1746-160x-10-53
  • Journal Name: HEAD & FACE MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Keywords: Dental implant, Maxillary sinusitis, Rhinitis, Complications, Sinus lift
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes


Introduction: Dental implants have been associated with the occurrence of postoperative rhinosinusitis. In some patients, preoperative sinus lifting must be performed to increase the chances of successful implant placement. This retrospective study examines the relationship of dental implants after sinus lifting with the occurrence of postoperative rhinosinusitis.