Comparative Study Between Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Using Microdebrider and Conventional Techniques with It’s Impact on Pulmonary Function Tests: A Randomized Control Trial

@article{Muthubabu2019ComparativeSB,
  title={Comparative Study Between Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Using Microdebrider and Conventional Techniques with It’s Impact on Pulmonary Function Tests: A Randomized Control Trial},
  author={K. Muthubabu and S. Gayathri and P. Sravanthi and Saai Ram Thejas and R. Vinayak and M. K. Srinivasan and Assadi Rekha and Mohan Sindu},
  journal={Indian Journal of Otolaryngology and Head \& Neck Surgery},
  year={2019},
  volume={71},
  pages={2127-2132}
}
The nasal airways and their close association to paranasal sinuses are an integral part of the respiratory tract. Mucociliary clearance is the predominant clearance mechanism for both upper and lower airways. The two components of mucociliary clearance are cilia and the secretions above them. It is known that CRS coexists in as many as 40–75% of patients with BA. CRS can present with polyposis or without polyposis. Treatment options for CRS include medical therapy, surgical intervention or both… 

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