Olfactory fluctuation is mostly associated with sinonasal disease and elevated Sniffin’ Sticks scores, and its presence is valuable information when used in clinical context in a patient workup.
Literature Reviews » Rhinology
A look at how use of image guidance in endoscopic sinus surgery is associated with surgical outcomes, complications, and surgeon factors.
Preoperatively administered GCS improved olfaction in CRS patients with nasal polyps is comparable to surgery, and changes in steroids predicted olfactory outcome postoperatively.
The most common complications associated with balloon sinuplasty (BSP) include balloon malfunction, cerebrospinal fluid leak and significant eye swelling.
Outcomes of powered eDCR without the preservation of mucosal flaps compare favorably to previously reported results.
Sinonasal cancer shows an 11.7% recurrence rate after a five-year disease- free period, but varies by tumor pathology.
A look at the imaging characteristics and clinical outcomes of biphenotypic sinonasal sarcoma (BSS)?
Comparing the time to odontogenic sinusitis resolution after primary dental treatment versus endoscopic sinus surgery.
Concurrent septoplasty and younger age were associated with increased opioid usage, although the majority of FESS patients did not take more than five opioid tablets after surgery.