Empty nose syndrome.

  title={Empty nose syndrome.},
  author={Andr{\'e} Coste and Patrick Dessi and Elie Serrano},
  journal={European annals of otorhinolaryngology, head and neck diseases},
  volume={129 2},
Empty nose syndrome (ENS) is a clinical entity without consensual definition; it is a rare complication of nose or sinus surgery, and of inferior turbinectomy in particular. Physiopathology remains unclear, but probably involves disorder caused by excessive nasal permeability affecting neurosensitive receptors and inhaled air humidification and conditioning functions. Neuropsychological involvement is suspected. Symptomatology is variable and changeable, the most common sign being paradoxical… CONTINUE READING

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