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Olfactory Dysfunction and Olfactory Bulb Volume Reduction in Patients with Leprosy
To ascertain the level and rate of olfactory dysfunction in patients with leprosy and to determine whether olfactory bulb volume is affected by the pathophysiology. Olfactory bulb (OB) volume, measured using magnetic ...
Effect of Submucosal Mesna Application on Mucoperichondrial Elevation in Septoplasty
Objective: It was revealed that the thiol compound named mesna chemically softens the connective tissue with submucosal injection, and facilitates the endoscopic submucosal dissection. The authors aimed to investigate the ...
Effect of the premedication with oral clonidine on surgical comfort in patients undergoing fess due to advanced nasal polyposis: A randomized double blind clinical trial
Objective: The objective of this randomized double blind study was to evaluate effect of the premedication with oral clonidine on blood pressure, cleaning of surgical site and bleeding in the ESS performed due to advanced NP.
Evaluation of the nasal contractility capacity in postmenopausal women
Objective: The aim of this study was to objectively compare nasal contractility in premenopausal and postmenopausal patients by means of rhinomanometry, acoustic rhinometry, and peak inspiratory nasal flow.
Dynamometric Analysis of Normative Auricular Stiffness and Comparison With Operated Prominent Ears
Aim:Stiffness of the auricular cartilage is the main determining factor for the choice of operative technique of the prominent ear deformity. The aim of this study is to evaluate the stiffness of normal appearing ears ...
Objective and subjective evaluation of operation success in patients with nasal septal deviation based on septum type
Background: The present study was performed to compare postoperative success and patient satisfaction among patients with septum deviation according to deviation type.
Investigation of the role of major respiratory viruses in the aetiology of nasal polyps using polymerase chain reaction technique
Objective: We aimed to identify the role of major respiratory viruses in the aetiology of human nasal polyps using polymerase chain reaction technique. Methods: Thirty patients with nasal polyps and a group of 20 healthy ...
Chondroma of the Nasal Tip
Chondromas are benign lesions composed of mature hyaline cartilage. A nasal chondroma is an infrequent entity and it arises rarely from the nasal septum. Most of the nasal chondroma cases in the medical literature have ...
Assessment of the effectiveness of cyclosporine nasal spray in an animal model of allergic rhinitis
The aim of this study is to show if cyclosporine has an antiallergic role in a rat model of ovalbumin-induced allergic rhinitis. The 54 rats were divided into six equal groups. The first group was a negative control group ...