The role of steroid injection in the management of sinonasal polyps.

  title={The role of steroid injection in the management of sinonasal polyps.},
  author={Samuel S. Becker and James A. Duncavage},
  journal={Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery},
  volume={16 1},
PURPOSE OF REVIEW To review treatment options for sinonasal polyps, focusing on the role of steroids and, specifically, intrapolyp steroid injection. History of steroid injections, comparison to other medical and surgical treatments, as well as the risks and safety of injections are all discussed. RECENT FINDINGS A panoply of methods exists to treat sinonasal polyps. Recently, studies have begun to elucidate the pathophysiology of polyp formation as well as the specific mechanisms by which… CONTINUE READING

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