Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal

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Combined Aplasia of Sphenoid, Frontal, and Maxillary Sinuses With Hypoplasia of The Ethmoid Sinus

Tolga Kandogan 1 , Abdullah Dalgic 1 , * , Hulya Mollamehmetoglu 2 and Ozgur Esen 2
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1 Department of Otolaryngology, Izmir Teaching Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
2 Department of Radiology, Izmir Teaching Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
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  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: January 5, 2013, 15 (1); 13-4
  • Published Online: January 5, 2013
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: October 10, 2011
  • Revised: January 5, 2013
  • Accepted: March 17, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.2627

To Cite: Kandogan T, Dalgic A, Mollamehmetoglu H, Esen O. Combined Aplasia of Sphenoid, Frontal, and Maxillary Sinuses With Hypoplasia of The Ethmoid Sinus, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2013 ; 15(1):13-4. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.2627.

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