Internal nasal dimensions of adults with nasal obstruction.


UNLABELLED Nasal septum deviation (SD) and turbinate hypertrophy (TH) increase the resistance to respiratory airflow and may impair nasal patency. OBJECTIVE To characterize the nasal geometry of individuals with nasal obstruction secondary to SD and/or TH by means of acoustic rhinometry. METHOD This prospective study included 30 adults with complaints… (More)
DOI: 10.5935/1808-8694.20130103


5 Figures and Tables