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Table 2 Imaging diagnosis of SOLs in the maxillary sinus by imaging modality in 61 patients

From: The significance of cone beam computed tomography for the visualization of anatomical variations and lesions in the maxillary sinus for patients hoping to have dental implant-supported maxillary restorations in a private dental office in Japan

Imaging diagnosis of SOLs in the maxillary sinus Detection rate (Frequency)
Panoramic radiographs CBCT
Maxillary sinusitis 22% (24/107) 57% (61/107)
Retention cysts 6% (7/107) 17% (18/107)
Radicular cysts 6% (6/107) 8% (9/107)
Total 24% (26/107) 59% (63/107)
  1. SOL: Space occupying lesion **pā€‰<ā€‰0.01.
  2. CBCT: Cone beam computed tomography.