May Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Play a Role in the Treatment of Allergic Rhinitis? A Double- Blind Experimental Study in Rat Model Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy on AllergicRhinitis

  title={May Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Play a Role in the Treatment of Allergic Rhinitis? A Double- Blind Experimental Study in Rat Model Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy on AllergicRhinitis},
  author={Erkan Vuralkan and H Beng{\"u} Çobanoğlu and Bengusu Mirasoğlu and Sevdeg{\"u}l Mungan and Abdullah Arslan and Bekir Selim Bağlı and Akın Savas Toklu and Inan Utku T{\"u}rkmen},
  journal={Journal of otology \& rhinology},
Objectives: Medical treatments may be inadequate for the management of allergic rhinitis. Therefore, it requires different treatment options. We aimed to evaluate the effects of nasal steroid and hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) treatments on the nasal mucosa of an allergic rhinitis of a (AR) rat model. Methods: Group 1 (control group); Group 2 toluene diisocyanate (TDI) group; Group 3 was exposed to TDI and treated with HBO; Group 4 was exposed to TDI and treated with intranasalmometasone furoate… 

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