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Long-standing Blades of Scissors in paranasal sinus over 40 years
  • Ji-Eun Choi,
  • Hack Jung Kim,
  • Seung-Kyu Chung
Ji-Eun Choi

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Hack Jung Kim
Samsung Medical Center
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Seung-Kyu Chung
Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine
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Herein, we report an unusual case of metallic foreign body consisting of blades of scissors in the maxillary sinus for about 40 years. Even though there are potential risk for sinus infection, not all retained foreign body require prompt removal.
09 Apr 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
20 Apr 2020Assigned to Editor
20 Apr 2020Submission Checks Completed
23 Apr 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
28 Apr 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
05 May 2020Editorial Decision: Revise Minor