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International Consensus Statement on Allergy and Rhinology: Rhinosinusitis
Isam Alobid, MD, PhD1, Nithin D. Adappa, MD2, Henry P. Barham, MD3, Thiago Bezerra, MD4, Nadieska Caballero, MD5, Eugene G. Chang, MD6, Gaurav Chawdhary, MD7, Philip Chen, MD8, John P. Dahl, MD,Expand
International Consensus Statement on Allergy and Rhinology: Allergic Rhinitis
Critical examination of the quality and validity of available allergic rhinitis (AR) literature is necessary to improve understanding and to appropriately translate this knowledge to clinical care ofExpand
Incidence of childhood cancer of the head and neck in Germany.
BACKGROUND Only very limited data are available in the literature on the incidence of childhood cancer of the head and neck worldwide. METHODS Based on data obtained from the national GermanExpand
Current Concepts in Therapy of Chronic Rhinosinusitis and Nasal Polyposis
The exact pathophysiological mechanisms leading to chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) still to a large extent remain obscure. However, recently there has been some progress in elucidating the etiology ofExpand
Nasal Provocation Testing as an International Standard for Evaluation of Allergic and Nonallergic Rhinitis
Standardized nasal provocation testing (NPT) has been shown to be a safe and very useful tool in the diagnosis of allergic and nonallergic rhinitis. However, in the United States, its use has beenExpand
Fungal DNA is Present in Tissue Specimens of Patients with Chronic Rhinosinusitis
Background It has been postulated that fungal organisms might represent the immunologic target initiating and maintaining the disease process in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS). TheExpand
Low‐dose aspirin desensitization in individuals with aspirin‐exacerbated respiratory disease
Nasal polyposis frequently occurs within the clinical picture of aspirin‐exacerbated respiratory disease (AERD).
Confocal endomicroscopy: a novel application for imaging of oral and oropharyngeal mucosa in human
Confocal endomicroscopy is an emerging technique for intravital visualization of neoplastic lesions, but its use has so far been limited to the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. This study was designed toExpand
Radiotherapy and wound healing: principles, management and prospects (review).
Radiation therapy is a major therapeutic modality in the management of cancer patients. Over 60% of these patients receive radiotherapy at some point during their course of treatment and over 90%Expand
Expression, Localization, and Significance of Vascular Permeability/Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor in Nasal Polyps
Background The exact etiologic mechanisms leading to the formation of nasal polyps have remained largely obscure. A key phenomenon of this specific type of chronic inflammatory disease in nasalExpand