Occurrence of pneumomediastinum due to dental procedures


Aslaner M. A. , Kasap G. N. , Demir C., AKKAŞ M. , METİN AKSU N.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, cilt.33, sa.1, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 33 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ajem.2014.05.055
  • Dergi Adı: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE

Özet

The occurrence of pneumomediastinum and massive subcutaneous emphysema due to dental procedures is quite rare. We present a case of pneumomediastinum and massive subcutaneous emphysema that occurred during thirdmolar tooth extractionwith air-turbine handpiece.