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What does it mean to have polyps in the left maxillary Antrum mean

A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience Family Medicine
You have sinusitis: and will need antibiotics for at least 3 weeks, if not 4. Longer term antibiotics have been shown to help reduce recurrent sinus infections. Once th ... Read More

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Patt
34 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
CT finding: The finding of an isolated polyp or retention cyst on a CT scan does not need to be treated unless you have other symptoms of sinusitis.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Welker
26 years experience General Surgery
Probably unrelated: Benign growths confined to the sinuses wouldn't cause eye problems. You may need treatment for the growths, which would be referral to an ENT surgeon ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
You have a polyp in: one of your sinuses,very benign,nothing to worry about,a very common finding.
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vythilingam Alagappan
38 years experience Bariatrics
Sinus polyp : Sinus mucosa if inflamed will have to fold on itself because of limited space in the sinus cavity. The folded mucosa is called the sinus polyp. If it ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Owens
33 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Cyst in sinus: It means that you have a small soft tissue mass in your right cheek sinus. It if nearly impossible to differentiate solid versus fluid-filled masses ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Please rephrase: You apparently suffer from nasal polyposis. I am not clear about what you are asking- please revise your question.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Suzanne Galli
23 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
PNS X-ray: Did you have this CT done because you suffer from sinusitis? If so have your nose and the scan evaluated by a board certified otolaryngologist who can ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Darrell Herrington
33 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: They can block drainage and induce chronic infection, which can then bring about other pathology. See your doctor; you may need to see an ENT for surg ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Yes: Polyp in the sinus can cause headache. A polyp or cyst also predisposes you to infection in the sinus. It would be prudent to consult an ENT doctor.
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