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max·il·lar·y

 (măk′sə-lĕr′ē)
adj.
Of or relating to a jaw or jawbone, especially the upper one.
n. pl. max·il·lar·ies
A maxillary bone; a jawbone.

max•il•lar•y

(ˈmæk səˌlɛr i, mækˈsɪl ə ri)

adj., n., pl. -lar•ies. adj.
1. of or pertaining to a maxilla.
n.
2. one of a pair of bones constituting the upper jaw.
[1620–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.maxillary - the jaw in vertebrates that is fused to the craniummaxillary - the jaw in vertebrates that is fused to the cranium
hard palate - the bony part of the roof of the mouth
intermaxillary suture, sutura intermaxillaris - the suture between the two maxillae of the upper jawbone
jaw - the part of the skull of a vertebrate that frames the mouth and holds the teeth
Adj.1.maxillary - of or relating to the upper jawmaxillary - of or relating to the upper jaw  
Translations

maxillary

[mækˈsɪlərɪ] ADJ (Anat) → maxilar

max·il·lar·y

a. maxilar, rel. a la mandíbula superior o al carrillo.

maxillary

adj maxilar
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There was one patient diagnosed with maxillary sinusitis by direct X-ray.
Objective: To determine the diagnostic accuracy of ultrasonography in diagnosing maxillary sinusitis while keeping magnetic resonance imaging as gold standard.
The effect of nasal septal deviation on maxillary sinus volumes and development of maxillary sinusitis. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2013; 270: 3069-73.
CT-Paranasal sinuses showed right maxillary sinusitis with left maxillary polyp.
In this study, maxillary sinusitis (16%) common associated nasal pathology with DNS followed by bilateral ITH (14%) (Table 1).
Laboratory test results indicated the patient was negative for autoantibodies and HIV A computed tomography (CT) scan of the paranasal sinuses showed ethmoid and maxillary sinusitis (Figure, panel B).
A retrospective study was carried out on data from a review of the records of 66 patients operated on by the same surgeon, from 2006 to 2014, at the Otorhinolaryngoiatric Unit of the "Centre Hospitalier des Escartons" of Brianfon, France, with antrostomy for unilateral maxillary sinusitis and suspicion of a fungus ball.
The final diagnosis was maxillary sinus CG associated with maxillary sinusitis. After surgical excision, the clinical symptoms were no longer reported.
Indication for these surgeries included chronic maxillary sinusitis (19 cases), sinunasal polyposis (17 cases), recurrent antrochoanal polyps7, inverted papilloma (2 cases) and impacted foreign body (01 case).
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