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Implications of bacterial biofilms in chronic rhinosinusitis
(Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases, 2009)
The recognition of sessile form of bacteria with particular features, known as biofilm, has given new insights to the understanding of pathogenesis of several chronic diseases, including Chronic Rhinosinusitis (CRS). In ...
Rinossinusites causadas por fungos: Revisão narrativa da literatura
(Florianópolis, SC, 2021-05-11)
A rinossinusite consiste na inflamação dos seios da face, que raramente ocorre sem inflamação simultânea da mucosa nasal, sendo definida como uma doença manifestada por uma resposta inflamatória, envolvendo a mucosa nasal ...
Role of imbalance of eicosanoid pathways and staphylococcal superantigens in chronic rhinosinusitis
Chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is a multifactorial disease of the upper airways with a high prevalence (approximately 11%) in the general population. Different immune and inflammatory mechanisms are involved in its pathogenesis. ...
Causes of failure in endoscopic frontal sinus surgery in chronic rhinosinusitis patients
Background: The frontal sinus is the most challenging area to address in endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS). Incomplete surgery or iatrogenic injury in the narrow space of the frontal recess with synechia formation can lead ...
EPOS 2012: European position paper on rhinosinusitis and nasal polyps 2012. A summary for otorhinolaryngologists
(INT RHINOLOGIC SOCUTRECHT, 2012)
The European Position Paper on Rhinosinusitis and Nasal Polyps 2012 is the update of similar evidence based position papers published in 2005 and 2007. The document contains chapters on definitions and classification, we ...
Unmet needs in severe chronic upper airway disease (SCUAD)
Prevalence of chronic rhinosinusitis in Sao Paulo
(INT RHINOLOGIC SOCUTRECHT, 2013-08-02)
Introduction: Studies designed to investigate chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) epidemiology play an important role to assess population's distribution and risk factors to result in the development and promotion of public health ...