The prevention and management of complications in ethmoid sinus surgery.

@article{Patel2010ThePA,
  title={The prevention and management of complications in ethmoid sinus surgery.},
  author={Zara M Patel and Satish Govindaraj},
  journal={Otolaryngologic clinics of North America},
  year={2010},
  volume={43 4},
  pages={855-64}
}
Prevention of complications during ethmoid sinus surgery begins with sound knowledge of the relevant anatomy, preoperative planning with use of radiologic imaging, and careful, thoughtful dissection intraoperatively. Despite these measures, however, complications may occur. This article highlights potential complications and treatment techniques to salvage good outcomes following endoscopic ethmoidectomy.