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Maxillary antral lavage

Maxillary antral lavage

Maxillary antral lavage: Maxillary antral lavage involves piercing the wall between the nose and maxillary sinus with an antral lavage needle and rinsing out the pus in the sinus cavity with fluid; the tiny hole heals quickly.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Maxillary antral lavage

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Maxillary antral lavage:

Non-Surgical Options: Maxillary antral lavage

These non-surgical medical options may be possible alternative treatments to performing Maxillary antral lavage:

Anesthetic Requirements for Maxillary antral lavage

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Maxillary antral lavage may include:

  • Local or general anesthetic

Procedure Complications: Maxillary antral lavage

Possible surgical complications of Maxillary antral lavage may include:

Prognosis for a Good Outcome: Maxillary antral lavage

The prognosis for a good medical outcome: The treatment may need to be repeated several times.

Maxillary antral lavage: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Maxillary antral lavage) include:

  • Sinus surgery

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