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Maxillary Sinus

"Maxillary Sinus" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The air space located in the body of the MAXILLARY BONE near each cheek. Each maxillary sinus communicates with the middle passage (meatus) of the NASAL CAVITY on the same side.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Maxillary Sinus" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Maxillary Sinus" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 71 publications over 25 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2011 and 2014 and 2015
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.