nasal surgical procedures


Summary: Surgical operations on the nose and nasal cavity.

Top Publications

  1. Haworth S, Knepil G. Re: Digital compression of facial arteries facilitates cutaneous nasal surgery. Br J Dermatol. 2013;169:1357 pubmed publisher
  2. Morozova S, Savvateeva D, Svistushkin V, Toporkova L. [The role of the vomeronasal system in the formation of the human sexual behaviour]. Vestn Otorinolaringol. 2017;82:90-94 pubmed publisher
  3. Binar M, Akcam T, Karakoc O, Sagkan R, Musabak U, Gerek M. Effect of modern surgical treatment on the inflammatory/anti-inflammatory balance in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea. J Laryngol Otol. 2017;131:719-727 pubmed publisher
    ..Successful surgery and better continuous positive airway pressure compliance can help ameliorate inflammation in obstructive sleep apnoea patients, which may reduce associated morbidities. ..
  4. Kotecha B. Updated Minimally Invasive Surgery for Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. 2017;80:90-98 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we address the role of minimally invasive surgery in SRBD within various anatomical regions of the upper airway, namely the nose, soft palate, and the tongue. ..
  5. Chen Y, Ji W, Li T, Cong X, Chen Z. The mini-incision technique for carpal tunnel release using nasal instruments in Chinese patients. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e7677 pubmed publisher
    ..001).We conclude that the mini-incision technique for CTR using nasal instruments in Chinese patients is safe, effective, and low cost. It is worthwhile for the technique to be promoted and used. ..
  6. Perez A, Castle J. Nasolabial cyst. Head Neck Pathol. 2013;7:155-8 pubmed publisher
  7. Fokkens W, Hellings P. Objective measurements of nasal function: necessary before nasal surgery?. Rhinology. 2014;52:289-91 pubmed publisher
  8. van Zijl F, Timman R, Datema F. Adaptation and validation of the Dutch version of the nasal obstruction symptom evaluation (NOSE) scale. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2017;274:2469-2476 pubmed publisher
    ..The Dutch version of the NOSE (NL-NOSE) demonstrated satisfactory reliability and validity. We recommend the use of the NL-NOSE as a validated instrument to measure subjective severity of nasal obstruction in Dutch adult patients. ..
  9. Liu S, Lee P, Awad M, Riley R, Zaghi S. Corrective Nasal Surgery after Maxillomandibular Advancement for Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Experience from 379 Cases. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017;157:156-159 pubmed publisher
    ..7%. Prospectively, refinement in MMA techniques is needed to minimize postoperative compromise in nasal form and function. ..

More Information


  1. Tagaya M, Otake H, Suzuki K, Yasuma F, Yamamoto H, Noda A, et al. The comparison of nasal surgery and CPAP on daytime sleepiness in patients with OSAS. Rhinology. 2017;55:269-273 pubmed publisher
    ..0 to 5.1, CPAP from 10.0 to 6.2). These findings suggest that the results of the nasal surgery is more satisfactory for some patients with OSAS than CPAP on daytime sleepiness. ..
  2. Kulloo P, Lakhani R. Posterior nasal packing: illustration by a simple model. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2014;96:76 pubmed publisher
  3. Mehta N, Srivastava R. The Indian nose: An anthropometric analysis. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2017;70:1472-1482 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, appropriate adjustments need to be made according to different racial descents during nasal surgeries so as to give patients results that blend harmoniously with other facial features. ..