Surgery can unblock the sinuses when drug therapy is not effective or if there are other complications, such as structural abnormalities or fungal sinusitis.
The simplest surgical approach is the insertion of a drainage tube into the sinuses followed by an infusion of sterile water to flush them out.
Functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS) is the standard procedure for most patients requiring surgical management of chronic...Read more
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