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Comparative Analysis of the Main Nasal Cavity and the Paranasal Sinuses in Chronic Rhinosinusitis: An Anatomic Study of Maximal Medical Therapy

@article{Sreenath2018ComparativeAO,
  title={Comparative Analysis of the Main Nasal Cavity and the Paranasal Sinuses in Chronic Rhinosinusitis: An Anatomic Study of Maximal Medical Therapy},
  author={Satyan B. Sreenath and Julia S. Kimbell and Saikat Basu and Andrew J Coniglio and Tatayana E. Fontenot and Brian D. Thorp and Charles S. Ebert and Brent A Senior and Adam Mikial Zanation},
  journal={arXiv: Medical Physics},
  year={2018}
}
Objective: Minimal literature exists investigating changes in inflammation with respect to the main nasal cavity (MNC) and paranasal sinuses (PS) before and after maximal medical therapy (MMT) for chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS). We hypothesized that MMT produces a differential level of change in the volume of air space in the MNC and PS, and that resolution of mucosal disease associated with the osteomeatal complex (OMC) influences clinical response to MMT. Study Design: Retrospective study of 12… 
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