소아 만성 부비동염의 상악동 집중 세척 치료의 효과
오정용1, 조재민1, 신동일1, 김재홍1, 박경준1, 조진규1
Effect of Frequent Maxillary Antral Lavage on Chronic Paranasal Sinusitis in Children
Jeong Yong Oh1, Jae Min Cho1, Dong II Shin1, Jae Hong Kim1, Kyung Jun Park1, Chin Cku Cho1
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Department of Otolaryngology, Seoul Eulji General Hospital
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Published Online: May 31, 2020
Authors treated with frequent antral lavage on chronic paranasal sinusitis in 27(45 sides) children, ranged from age 4 to age 11 at Seoul Eulgi General Hospital from Jun. 1992 to Jan. 1994.
The results obtained were as follows;
Amount of discharge of the maxillary sinus at post-treatment was reduced significantly compared with that at pre-treatment.
Partial or complete occulusion of ostium of the maxillary sinus was able to gain much relief after the treatment.
It was found that amount of discharge of maxillary sinus was greatly depend upon state of state of the maxillary ostium.
The opacity of the maxillary sinus on X-ray finding was also improved significantly after the treatment.
Keywords: Pediatric sinusitis; Puncture and irrigation