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April 1991

Pediatric SinusitisThe Role of Endoscopic Sinus Surgery in Cystic Fibrosis and Other Forms of Sinonasal Disease

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery, Tulane University Medical Center, New Orleans, La.

Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1991;117(4):422-426. doi:10.1001/archotol.1991.01870160076013

• Functional endoscopic sinus surgery has altered the surgical treatment of sinus disease in adults. We report our experience with functional endoscopic sinus surgery in the pediatric population. Functional endoscopic sinus surgery was safe and effective and compared favorably with traditional surgery with regard to operative time, blood loss, and parental opinion.

(Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1991; 117:422-426)