Spontaneous CSF Rhinorrhea Our Experience

  title={Spontaneous CSF Rhinorrhea Our Experience},
  author={Dasari Samuel Deenadayal and Dumpala Vidyasagar and M. Naveen Kumar and P. Sudhakshin and S V Sharath Chandra and Saif Hameed},
  journal={Indian Journal of Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery},
To analyse the possible factors contributing to spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) rhinorrhea and to assess the outcome of Transnasal endoscopic repair at our centre. Retrospective case series of patients with spontaneous CSF rhinorrhea at our institution from Jan 2006 to May 2010. 7 patients were diagnosed with spontaneous CSF rhinorrhea. 5 of the 7 patients were obese, middle aged females managed with Transnasal endoscopic repair with fascia lata auto graft. Successful repair of CSF… CONTINUE READING