TITLE

Endoscopic sphenopalatine artery coagulation for posterior epistaxis: A case report and review of literature

AUTHOR(S)
Adhikari, Prakash; Pradhan, Bibhu; Yadav, Deepak; Thapa, Narmaya; Acharya, Kunjan
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Internet Journal of Emergency Medicine;Oct2009, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
Posterior epistaxis is a potentially life threatening condition and remains a challenging problem for otorhinolaryngologists. We report a case of posterior epistaxis managed with endoscopic sphenopalatine artery coagulation. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first case report from Nepal. A brief review of literature is also included.
ACCESSION #
52446208

 

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