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The sinuses

Giles Warner, Andrea S. Burgess, Suresh Patel, Pablo Martinez-Devesa and Rogan Corbridge

in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199230228
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191725951 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199230228.003.0240

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

The sinuses

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Anatomy of the paranasal sinuses - Rhinosinusitis: an overview - Acute rhinosinusitis - Maxillary sinus lavage - Chronic rhinosinusitis - Nasal polyps - Antrochoanal polyps - Fungal sinusitis 1 - Fungal sinusitis 2: treatment - Complications of sinusitis 1 - Complications of sinusitis 2 - Complications of sinusitis 3 - Intracranial complications - Mucocoeles and pyocoeles - Secondary effects of suppurative sinusitis - Functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS) - Endoscopic approach to the frontal sinus - Complications of functional endoscopic sinus surgery - Endoscopic dacrocystorhinostomy (DCR) - Frontal sinus trephine - External fronto-ethmoidectomy - CSF rhinorrhoea - Sinonasal malignancy - Lateral rhinotomy with medial maxillectomy - Total maxillectomy - Craniofacial resection

Chapter.  13237 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Otolaryngology (ENT)

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