Indian J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg https://doi.org/10.1007/s12070-018-1414-4 ORIGINAL ARTICLE Evaluation of a Dermoplasty Technique for the Control on Nasal Polyps 1 2 George Anastasopoulos Eleftherios Ferekidis Received: 14 May 2018 / Accepted: 28 May 2018 Association of Otolaryngologists of India 2018 Abstract To evaluate the efﬁcacy of a dermoplasty tech- side. Dermoplasty appears to outbalance the conventional nique in controlling nasal polyps comparing to the con- endoscopic removal of polyps and clearance of paranasal ventional endoscopic approach. Prospective observational sinuses. No matter how extensive the removal of endonasal study Tertiary private hospital. Twenty-nine patients tissue, it is not sufﬁcient for controlling nasal polyps unless underwent surgery for replacement of the middle meatus mucosa is prevented from recovering the denuded areas by mucosa with skin. Some patients (41.4%) suffered from the use of a skin graft. allergies, 44.8% from asthma, and 27.6% from aspirin intolerance. Polyps were staged according to the Lildholdt Keywords Chronic rhinosinusitis Endoscopic surgery system, and patients completed a sino-nasal outcome test Nasal polyps Dermoplasty (SNOT-22) pre and post-operatively. Also, patients were interrogated as for medication relevant to the nose received pre and post-operatively. In twenty-six patients dermo- Introduction plasty was applied in one nostril
Indian Journal of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery – Springer Journals
Published: May 29, 2018
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