Sung Bu Lee

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IMPORTANCE Extracorporeal septoplasty (ECS) in rhinoplasty is a useful surgical procedure that can achieve considerable functional and aesthetic improvements in the treatment of a deviated nose. However, to our knowledge, no study has compared the treatment outcomes of ECS with those of in situ septal correction (ISSC) in rhinoplasty. OBJECTIVE To compare(More)
BACKGROUND Patients with chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) commonly experience aggravation of their symptoms after viral upper respiratory infection (URI). Rhinovirus (RV) is the most common URI-causing virus. However, there is a lack of a mouse model of RV infection and in vivo studies investigating the effect of RV infection on CRS. METHODS A mouse model of(More)
BACKGROUND Chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) can be aggravated by viral upper respiratory infections. We aimed to investigate whether any specific human rhinovirus (HRV) serotype is more common in the mucosa of CRS patients, and to find any defining clinical characteristics, according to the various HRV serotypes. METHODS A prospective case-control study was(More)
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