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Evaluation of Manuka honey in the management of allergic fungal rhinosinusitis.

  title={Evaluation of Manuka honey in the management of allergic fungal rhinosinusitis.},
  author={D. Wong and Talal A Alandejani and Amin R. Javer},
  journal={Journal of otolaryngology - head \& neck surgery = Le Journal d'oto-rhino-laryngologie et de chirurgie cervico-faciale},
  volume={40 2},
  • D. Wong, T. Alandejani, A. Javer
  • Published 1 April 2011
  • Medicine
  • Journal of otolaryngology - head & neck surgery = Le Journal d'oto-rhino-laryngologie et de chirurgie cervico-faciale
C hronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is one of the most expensive chronic disorders experienced by the North American population. It is estimated to affect nearly 15% of the US population. Its prevalence is reported to be increasing, thereby attributing to the rise in today’s health care costs. Allergic fungal rhinosinusitis (AFRS), a subtype of CRS, accounts for approximately 7% of all CRS patients requiring surgery. Many AFRS patients who have undergone functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS… 

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