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 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2572-4193.1510065

What are the Factors Leading to Nasal Septal Perforations after Septoplasty?

Erkan YILDIZ, Sahin ULU and Orhan Kemal KAHVECI

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: August 26, 2019

Nasal septal perforation is the most common complication in the long term after septoplasty. Nasal septal perforation is the partial opening of the wall between both nasal cavities. In this study, we will evaluate the causes of septal perforation after septoplasty. 400 patients aged between 18 and 50 years who underwent septoplasty operation in Afyonkarahisar ┼×uhut State Hospital between 2016- 2019 were evaluated retrospectively. These patients were divided into groups with and without perforat...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2572-4193.1510064

Intraosseous Pleomorphic Adenoma of the Maxilla: A Case Report and Literature Review

Manola M, Moscillo L, De Luca E, Lalinga AV and Possidente L

Article Type: Case Report and Literature Review | First Published: August 26, 2019

Salivary gland tumours constitute 3% of all head and neck neoplasms. Pleomorphic adenomas arising in the maxilla are extremely rare, with only few cases reported to date. Radiographically and clinically, these lesions have the appearance of osteolytic processes or odontogenic cysts and the diagnosis represents a challenge. The surgical treatment of intraosseous glandular neoplasms is debated because of the few cases reported in literature. The Authors describe a rare case of intraosseous pleomor...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2572-4193.1510063

Dysphagia - Pathophysiology of Swallowing Dysfunction, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Bahareh Bakhshaie Philipsen

Article Type: Review Article | First Published: August 21, 2019

Difficulty swallowing is called dysphagia. There is a wide range of potential causes of dysphagia. Because there are many reasons why dysphagia can occur, treatment depends on the underlying cause. Thorough examination is important, and implementation of a treatment strategy should be based on evaluation by a multidisciplinary team. In this article, we will describe the mechanism of swallowing, the pathophysiology of swallowing dysfunction and different causes of dysphagia, along with signs and ...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2572-4193.1510062

Late Endovascular Coil Erosion of the Internal Carotid Artery into the Nasopharynx: Case Report and Review of Literature

Graham Derek Unis, MS, BA, Basit A Jawad, MD, Ashwin Ananth, MD and Ryan Winters, MD

Article Type: Review Article | First Published: August 12, 2019

We present a case of a 72-year-old gentleman with an extruding internal carotid artery aneurysm coil through the Fossa of Rosenmuller. The patient was stable post-operatively and remained complication and progression free 8 months later at time of writing. Other reports involving pseudoaneurysms were found in the literature although no coil erosions in true aneurysms have been described. Conservative therapy with controlled amputation of the extruding filament in the operative room has served as...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2572-4193.1510061

Lateral Sinus Thrombosis as a Complication of Acute Otitis Media, Clinical Case Report in Bogota, Colombia

Gilberto Eduardo Marrugo Pardo, Carlos Julian Adarme Gomez and Alejandra Oliveros Vargas

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: August 07, 2019

Septic thrombosis of the lateral sinus is a rare complication of otitis media; currently, it hasn't been found a case report of septic thrombosis of the lateral sinus in the medical literature of Colombia and, in addition to this, there is no consensus in the management of this pathology. Hence the importance of the present case, which is a 3-year-old male patient, who presented a clinical picture of 7 days of evolution characterized by right otalgia and fever, which after the administration of ...

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