A 45 years old patient reported the
complaint of nasal fluid regurgitation following extraction of upper right first molar one
month previously. The patient had a nasal voice and intraoral examination revealed a small
opening at the tooth extraction site. Further examinations confirmed abnormal
communication opens into the maxillary sinus. The nose-blowing sign was positive. On drinking
water, fluid was regurgitated and escape from the nose.

1. What is your diagnosis:


2. What is difference between Oro-antral communication (OAC) and oral antral fistula (OAF)


3. Maxillary sinus opens into


4. The average volume of Maxillary sinus is


5. Fresh accidental opening during dental extraction can be treated by


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