Endoscopic medial maxillectomy

Kelly Cunningham, Kevin C. Welch*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Historically, neoplastic processes of the lateral nasal wall and maxillary sinus have been treated with external procedures. Advances in endoscopic sinus surgery have enabled some of these same disease processes to be treated using endoscopic techniques. Endoscopic medial maxillectomy may be used as an alternative to more invasive external approaches while maintaining similar cure rates. In this article, the authors describe the endoscopic medial maxillectomy for neoplastic diseases involving the maxillary sinus.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)111-116
Number of pages6
JournalOperative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jun 1 2010


  • Endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Ethmoid sinus
  • Inverted papilloma
  • Maxillary sinus
  • Medial maxillectomy
  • Minimally invasive surgery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Surgery

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