Management of Sinusitis in Adult Cystic Fibrosis

  title={Management of Sinusitis in Adult Cystic Fibrosis},
  author={S. Marks and D. Kissner},
  journal={American Journal of Rhinology & Allergy},
  pages={11 - 14}
  • S. Marks, D. Kissner
  • Published 1997
  • Medicine
  • American Journal of Rhinology & Allergy
  • Until recently, cystic fibrosis was frequently fatal during childhood. However, with current medical management, many patients are living into adulthood. This has created a new population of patients with chronic sinusitis and severe medical problems. In this report, experience with 22 patients, eight of whom have undergone sinus surgery, is presented, and recommendations for management are proposed. Presenting symptoms are typical of sinusitis, but in a few patients, severe debilitating… CONTINUE READING
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