Nasal polyposis in children with cystic fibrosis: a long-term follow-up study.

@article{Yung2002NasalPI,
  title={Nasal polyposis in children with cystic fibrosis: a long-term follow-up study.},
  author={M. W. Yung and Jim Gould and Graham J. G. Upton},
  journal={The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology},
  year={2002},
  volume={111 12 Pt 1},
  pages={1081-6}
}
The incidence of nasal polyposis among children 5 to 18 years of age with cystic fibrosis (CF) was investigated with a systematic examination of all children on the local CF register. Out of 23 children with CF, 13 had endoscopic evidence of nasal polyposis. Four children had grade 2 polyposis, and 9 children had grade 3 polyposis. Complete opacity of the maxillary sinus was identified on a computed tomographic sinus scan in all but 2 of the children. Only 1 child had a developed frontal sinus… CONTINUE READING

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