Functional endoscopic sinus surgery--a retrospective analysis of 115 children and adolescents with chronic rhinosinusitis.

  title={Functional endoscopic sinus surgery--a retrospective analysis of 115 children and adolescents with chronic rhinosinusitis.},
  author={Vanessa Siedek and Klaus Stelter and Christian Stephan Betz and Alexander Berghaus and Andreas Leunig},
  journal={International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology},
  volume={73 5},
OBJECTIVE Functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS) is not frequently performed in children. The aim of our retrospective analysis was to determine symptoms, surgical extent, complications and outcome of operated children. METHODS For a period from 1994 to 2004 the clinical records of the Department of Otorhinolaryngology, LMU Munich, Germany, were screened for pediatric FESS procedures. Subsequently, a retrospective chart review was performed in all cases. For assessment of outcome, symptom… CONTINUE READING
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