Study of nasal valvular stenosis by means of acoustic rhinometry using ognibene internal dilator.

@article{Tasca2004StudyON,
  title={Study of nasal valvular stenosis by means of acoustic rhinometry using ognibene internal dilator.},
  author={Ignazio Tasca and Giacomo Ceroni Compadretti},
  journal={Acta otorhinolaryngologica Italica : organo ufficiale della Societa italiana di otorinolaringologia e chirurgia cervico-facciale},
  year={2004},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={193-8}
}
The nasal valve represents the main region of nasal respiratory resistance; therefore, even small deformities in this area can result in breathing disorders. A total of 93 patients (55 male, 38 female, mean age 37 years, range 16-52) suffering from nasal respiratory impairment due to valvular stenosis were recruited to study nasal function by means of… CONTINUE READING