The role of septal deviation in adult chronic rhinosinusitis: a study of 500 patients.

@article{Harar2004TheRO,
  title={The role of septal deviation in adult chronic rhinosinusitis: a study of 500 patients.},
  author={R P S Harar and Neil K Chadha and Gill Rogers},
  journal={Rhinology},
  year={2004},
  volume={42 3},
  pages={126-30}
}
Septal deviation is a common finding and its role in the pathogenesis of chronic rhinosinusitis remains uncertain. The aim of this study was to assess the impact of septal deviation in the region of the ostiomeatal complex with regards to sinus disease, as staged by the Lund-Mackay scoring system in a group of adult patients with symptoms of chronic rhinosinusitis. Five hundred consecutive patients who had undergone CT scanning of the paranasal sinuses for possible chronic sinus disease between… CONTINUE READING