Rhinosinusitis Diagnosis and Management for the Clinician: A Synopsis of Recent Consensus Guidelines
- Correlations between Symptoms, Nasal Endoscopy and Computed Tomography in Patients with Chronic Rhinosinusitis. Naser, Naser E. // Iraqi Journal of Medical Sciences;2014, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p108
Background: Rhinosinusitis is the inflammation of nasal and paranasal sinus mucosa and is associated with mucosal alteration ranging from inflammatory thickening to gross nasal polyp formation. Concha bullosa is the term used for an aerated middle turbinate or a cell found within the middle...
- Nodes in the nose. // Parenting;Apr97, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p40
Answers a reader's query regarding the possible causes of a seven-year-old's recurrent sinus infections. Etiology of nasal polyps; Treatment regimens for nasal polyps.
- Chronic rhinosinusitis. Settipane, Russell A.; Peters, Anju T.; Chandra, Rakesh // American Journal of Rhinology & Allergy;May/Jun2013 Supplement, pS11
Chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is the second most common chronic medical condition in the United States. It represents a group of disorders characterized by inflammation of the nasal mucosa and paranasal sinuses of at least 12 weeks duration. CRS with or without nasal polyps is defined as...
- A Prospective Study of Role of FESS in Management of Recurrent Nasal Polyposis. Nagalikar, Santosh; Rathod, Chandrakanth V.; Meera, Pillai R.; Kumar, Satish; Manjunath, S. // Indian Journal of Public Health Research & Development;Oct-Dec2013, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p257
Objectives: Nasal Polyps are the most frequent and very prevalent nasal masses, which the otorhinolaryngologists come across. The uncertain etiologies of this condition have contributed greatly to a wide range of treatment, none of which has been uniformly successful or universally accepted....
- The contribution of flexible endoscopy for diagnosis of acute bacterial rhinosinusitis. Berger, Gilead; Berger, Rachel L. // European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology;Feb2011, Vol. 268 Issue 2, p235
This prospective controlled study ascertained the contribution of flexible endoscopy (FE) for diagnosis of acute bacterial rhinosinusitis (ABRS) in a group of consecutive adult patients who had symptoms suggestive of ABRS and in whom sinus radiography (SRG) and FE were accomplished. We adopted...
- Factors Affecting Time to Revision Sinus Surgery for Nasal Polyps: A 25-Year Experience. Amedee, Ronald G. // American Journal of Rhinology & Allergy;Sep/Oct2014, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p443
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- Epidermal inclusion cyst in the nasal vestibule. Yanagisawa, Ken; Yanagisawa, Eiji // ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal;Jan2002, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p10
Presents the case of a patient diagnosed with bilateral recurrent nasal polyps and a nasal septal deviation. Information on the nonfluctuant cystic mass in the nasal vestibule; Results of the computed tomography of the sinuses; Symptoms of cysts in the vestibule.
- Choanal polyp of sphenoidal origin. Dadaş, B.; Yilmaz, Osman; Vural, Çetin; Batur Çaliş, Asli; Turgut, Suat // European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology;Aug2000, Vol. 257 Issue 7, p379
Sphenochoanal polyp is a rare entity which originates in the sphenoid sinus cavity and extends into the choana via the ostium. It presents in a similar manner to the more common antrochoanal polyp. Radiological examination is necessary to differentiate between these two types. We present a case...
- Rosai-Dorfman Disease. Sharma, Sindhu; Bhardwaj, Subhash; Hans, Deepa // JK Science;Oct-Dec2010, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p194
Rosai-Dorfman Disease (RDD) or Sinus Histiocytosis with massive lymhadenopathy (SHML) is a rare, benign proliferative disorder of histiocytes, sometimes showing familial incidence. It is mainly characterized by painless bilateral cervical lymph node enlargement and is often associated with fever...