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an independent team of operatives who work together in a CELLULAR MANUFACTURING production environment.
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The body of the middle turbinate is integrated into the ethmoid air cell system.
It is possible that in our patient, bony osteitis and mucosal inflammation in the associated infraorbital ethmoid air cell might have contributed to his symptomatology.
11,12) During such surgery, the posteriormost ethmoid air cell can undergo extensive pneumatization and come into close contact with or encroach on the optic canal, thus creating an Onodi cell (sphenoethmoid cell).
The ethmoid air cells can extend supraorbitally and is said to be present in 15% to 21% according to Bhatt NJ.
The tumor was found to be arising from the right maxillary antrum, and it extended medially to involve the middle meatus, the anterior ethmoid air cells, and the inferior turbinate.
The ethmoid air cells are present at birth and continue to grow until late puberty or until they reach compact bone (Fig.