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largest of the paranasal sinuses,sits inferior around roots of posterior maxillary teeth and into maxillary tuberosity
Sinus often interpreted as dental pain
Maxillary sinuses
Where does the maxillary sinus drain
empties into hiatus semilunaris in the middle meatus beneath the middle concha
Where does the frontal sinus drain into?
Empties into infundibulum of the hiatus semilunaris in the middle meatus beneath the middle concha
location of sphenoid sinus
in the body of the sphenoid beneath the sella turica
Frontal and maxillary sinus and anterior air cells of ethmoidal sinuses drain into
hiatus semilunaris in middle meatus
middle air sinus of ethmoidal sinuses drain into
bulla in middle meatus
posterior air cells of ethmoidal sinuses drain into
superior meatus
sphenoid air cells
sphenoethmoidal recess
mastoid air cells
in temporal bone drain into the middle ear and then into the eustachian tube that opens into the nasopharnyx