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Clinical and Immunological Characteristics of Sinus Fungal Ball – A Unique Form of Rhinosinusitis

A recent study investigating the characteristics of a unique form of rhinosinusitis, Sinus Fungal Ball, demonstrated that these patients experienced...

20 Aug, 2018

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Articaine plus Adrenaline Nasal Packs Reduce Pain and Hemorrhage Following Septoplasty

A recent study evaluated the effects of local anesthetics soaked nasal packs on pain and bleeding following septoplasty. The application of...

17 Aug, 2018

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PLRA Approach, Effective and Safe for Removing Maxillary Sinus Inverted Papilloma

A recent retrospective study determined that transnasal endoscopic prelacrimal recess approach (PLRA) for removing maxillary sinus inverted...

13 Aug, 2018

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Nasal Irrigation, An Effective Therapy for Chronic Rhinosinusitis Patients After Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

A recent systematic review and meta-analysis demonstrated the efficacy of nasal irrigation after functional endoscopic sinus surgery in patients...

08 Aug, 2018

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Allergic Rhinitis

This document aims to help patients understand the triggers, causes and management options for allergic rhinitis; and also differentiate a common...


This article aims to help patients understand the triggers, causes and complications associated with sinusitis. It also highlights the treatment...

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Omalizumab for Management of Severe Allergic Asthma: Your Questions Answered

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Comprehensive Guide on the Use of Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine (Nasovac-S)

Influenza, one of the most common infectious diseases, is an acute respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. A country like India, apart from...

Allergic Rhinitis- From Beginning to End

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CARAS Survey: Co-existence of Allergic Rhinitis and Asthma in Indian Patients

The CARAS survey was conducted to assess the prevalence of allergic rhinitis in Indian asthmatic patients and to determine their inter-relationship...

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Allergic Rhinitis and Asthma: Is there a Link?

This presentation gives an overview of the link between allergic rhinitis and asthma, with results from a large scale survey (CARAS) determining the...

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Management of Mucormycosis in ENT Practice

Mucormycosis are the group of invasive infection caused by filamentous fungi of the Mucoraceae family. This slide set enumerates prevalence,...

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Montelukast in Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis

Allergic rhinitis is considered as a major global health problem and is classified into two categories based on the frequency of symptoms: seasonal...

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H1N1 (Swine Flu): Overview

This presentation outlines the basics of influenza along with evolution of influenza virus and properties of pandemic influenza virus. It also...

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What type of nasal packing do you prefer if direct pressure and silver nitrate cautery fail?
Gauze ribbons
25% (2 votes)
Nasal foam tampons (eg. Merocel, Rhino Rocket)
38% (3 votes)
Nasal balloon tampons (eg. Rapid Rhino)
38% (3 votes)
Total votes: 8