Bacterial Biofilms in Surgical Specimens of Patients with Chronic Rhinosinusitis

  title={Bacterial Biofilms in Surgical Specimens of Patients with Chronic Rhinosinusitis},
  author={Jose A. Sanclement and P. Webster and J. Thomas and H. Ramadan},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
  • Jose A. Sanclement, P. Webster, +1 author H. Ramadan
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • The Laryngoscope
  • Objectives: Biofilms are bacterial pathogens that organize in several chronic and recalcitrant infectious processes. We hypothesize that biofilms play a role in chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS). Our goal is to demonstrate biofilms in mucosal specimens of patients undergoing surgery for CRS. 
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