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AllMedicine Fungal Sinusitis Center

Research & Reviews  283 results

The Use of Frozen Section in the Early Diagnosis of Acute Invasive Fungal Sinusitis.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0194599817697279
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Melancon CC, Clinger JD

Mar 29th, 2017 - Objectives Acute invasive fungal sinusitis (AIFS) remains a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in the immunocompromised patient population. Early diagnosis is key to improving patient outcomes. Frozen section biopsies have been shown to ...

Efficacy of preoperative itraconazole in allergic fungal rhinosinusitis.
https://doi.org/10.2500/ajra.2015.29.4187
American Journal of Rhinology & Allergy; Patro SK, Verma RK et. al.

Jul 14th, 2015 - Criterion standard treatment of allergic fungal sinusitis (AFS) is primary surgery followed by adjuvant therapy. Even after good surgery, recurrence rates vary from 10 to 79%. Antifungals, e.g., itraconazole, and steroids have shown varying succes...

Chronic invasive fungal sinusitis associated with intranasal drug use.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4725714
The Laryngoscope; Pekala KR, Clavenna MJ et. al.

Jul 14th, 2015 - Chronic invasive fungal sinusitis (CIFS) is a rare but potentially aggressive form of invasive fungal disease that occurs in immunocompetent patients. We report a case of CIFS in an otherwise healthy young adult associated with intranasal illicit ...

Allergic fungal sinusitis and eosinophilic mucin rhinosinusitis: diagnostic criteria.
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022215113001680
The Journal of Laryngology and Otology; Uri N, Ronen O et. al.

Aug 14th, 2013 - Chronic sinusitis is one of the most common otolaryngological diagnoses. Allergic fungal sinusitis and eosinophilic mucin rhinosinusitis can easily be misdiagnosed and treated as chronic sinusitis, causing continuing harm. To better identify and c...

Immunotherapy for allergic fungal sinusitis.
https://doi.org/10.1097/ACI.0b013e328357a233
Current Opinion in Allergy and Clinical Immunology; Hall AG, deShazo RD

Oct 25th, 2012 - Allergic fungal sinusitis (AFS) results from an immunoglobulin E (IgE)-mediated, eosinophil-predominant hypersensitivity reaction to extramucosal fungi within the paranasal sinuses. Although the pathogenesis of this noninvasive process is still no...

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Guidelines  1 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria Sinonasal Disease
https://www.jacr.org/article/S1546-1440(17)31096-7/fulltext
Kirsch, C.

Oct 31st, 2017 - Imaging of sinonasal pathology may occur for assessment of rhinosinusitis or mass lesions. Rhinosinusitis is prevalent in up to 16% of the US population with annual economic burdens estimated at 22 billion dollars.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  299 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria Sinonasal Disease
https://www.jacr.org/article/S1546-1440(17)31096-7/fulltext
Kirsch, C.

Oct 31st, 2017 - Imaging of sinonasal pathology may occur for assessment of rhinosinusitis or mass lesions. Rhinosinusitis is prevalent in up to 16% of the US population with annual economic burdens estimated at 22 billion dollars.

The Use of Frozen Section in the Early Diagnosis of Acute Invasive Fungal Sinusitis.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0194599817697279
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Melancon CC, Clinger JD

Mar 29th, 2017 - Objectives Acute invasive fungal sinusitis (AIFS) remains a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in the immunocompromised patient population. Early diagnosis is key to improving patient outcomes. Frozen section biopsies have been shown to ...

Efficacy of preoperative itraconazole in allergic fungal rhinosinusitis.
https://doi.org/10.2500/ajra.2015.29.4187
American Journal of Rhinology & Allergy; Patro SK, Verma RK et. al.

Jul 14th, 2015 - Criterion standard treatment of allergic fungal sinusitis (AFS) is primary surgery followed by adjuvant therapy. Even after good surgery, recurrence rates vary from 10 to 79%. Antifungals, e.g., itraconazole, and steroids have shown varying succes...

Chronic invasive fungal sinusitis associated with intranasal drug use.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4725714
The Laryngoscope; Pekala KR, Clavenna MJ et. al.

Jul 14th, 2015 - Chronic invasive fungal sinusitis (CIFS) is a rare but potentially aggressive form of invasive fungal disease that occurs in immunocompetent patients. We report a case of CIFS in an otherwise healthy young adult associated with intranasal illicit ...

Allergic fungal sinusitis and eosinophilic mucin rhinosinusitis: diagnostic criteria.
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022215113001680
The Journal of Laryngology and Otology; Uri N, Ronen O et. al.

Aug 14th, 2013 - Chronic sinusitis is one of the most common otolaryngological diagnoses. Allergic fungal sinusitis and eosinophilic mucin rhinosinusitis can easily be misdiagnosed and treated as chronic sinusitis, causing continuing harm. To better identify and c...

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News  11 results

MEDLINE Abstracts: Complications of Fungal Sinusitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/436591

Jun 13th, 2002 - MEDLINE Abstracts: Complications of Fungal Sinusitis What's new concerning secondary effects of fungal sinusitis? Find out in this easy-to-navigate collection of recent MEDLINE abstracts compiled by the editors at Medscape Pulmonary Medicine. Cart...

Sinusitis: Allergies, antibiotics, aspirin, asthma
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/94556/immunology/sinusitis-allergies-antibiotics-aspirin-asthma
Cristine Radojicic, MD

ABSTRACTSinusitis is very common, so it is important to understand its pathophysiology, diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatments. In cases of chronic sinusitis, adjunctive therapies and evaluation by subspecialists may be warranted.

Intra-antral Application of an Anti-fungal Agent for Recurrent Maxillary Fungal Rhinosinusitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/774593

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Introduction: Fungal infection of the paranasal sinuses is an increasingly recognized entity both in immunocompetent and immunocompromised individuals. Treatment has been via use of either surgical or medical mod...

Immunotherapy for Allergic Fungal Sinusitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/773583

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Purpose of review Allergic fungal sinusitis (AFS) results from an immunoglobulin E (IgE)-mediated, eosinophil-predominant hypersensitivity reaction to extramucosal fungi within the paranasal sinuses. Although the...

Fungal Infections
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/462308

Abstract and Introduction Opportunistic fungal infections in immunocompromised patients are associated with a high mortality rate. Endemic mycoses are often asymptomatic, but in appropriate hosts, fungi can cause severe and even fatal infection. S...

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