A dentigerous cyst containing an ectopic canine tooth below the floor of the maxillary sinus: a case report

Saadettin Dagistan, Binali Çakur, Mustafa Göregen
2007 Journal of Oral Science  
Ectopic eruption into the dental environment is common, whereas eruption into other sites is rare. Diverse anatomical locations such as the mandibular condyle, coronoid process, palate, maxillary sinuses and nasal cavity can infrequently be the site of ectopic tooth eruption. One of the nondental sites for ectopic eruption is the maxillary sinus. Here, we present a case of dentigerous cyst with an ectopic maxillary canine tooth located below the floor of the right maxillary sinus in a
more » ... inus in a 37-year-old man. (J. Oral Sci. 49, [249][250][251][252] 2007)
doi:10.2334/josnusd.49.249 pmid:17928734 fatcat:wqfacbc6pbhh7hthdomc4mnt4a