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INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES The microdebrider is a surgical tool which has been used successfully in many endoscopic surgical procedures in otolaryngology. In this study, we analysed our experience using this powered instrument in the resection of obstructive nasal septum deviations. SUBJECTS AND METHODS This was a longitudinal, prospective, descriptive(More)
a Jefe Unidad y Director del Fellow de Cirugía Endoscópica Rinosinusal, Instituto Médico La Floresta, Profesor de la Unidad Interdisciplinaria de Cirugía Endoscópica de base de Cráneo, Residencia de posgrado de Neurocirugía, Hospital Militar «Dr. Carlos Arvelo», Caracas, Venezuela b Otorrinolaringologo, Fellow de Cirugía Endoscópica Rinosinusal, Instituto(More)
In February 2013, a male patient aged 44 presented at the surgery with a bilateral nasal obstruction, thick nasal discharge and anosimia, with no ophthalmologic symptoms. He mentioned previous episodes of bronchospasms caused by taking aspirin prescribed as prophylaxis for ischaemic heart disease. The nasal cavity endoscopy study findings showed severe(More)
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the clinical presentation, treatment outcome and follow-up of all patients managed with sinonasal papillomas (SP), at a tertiary private otorhinolaryngology centre in Caracas (Venezuela). MATERIAL AND METHODS We reviewed 94 patients with SP that were treated at our otolaryngology center, from July 1st 1993 to June 31st 2015. The(More)
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