Acute invasive fungal rhinosinusitis: Evaluation of 26 patients treated with endonasal or open surgical procedures


KASAPOĞLU F. , Coskun H., ÖZMEN Ö. A. , Akalin H. , ENER B.

OTOLARYNGOLOGY-HEAD AND NECK SURGERY, vol.143, no.5, pp.614-620, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 143 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.otohns.2010.08.017
  • Title of Journal : OTOLARYNGOLOGY-HEAD AND NECK SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.614-620

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: Acute invasive fungal rhinosinusitis (AIFRS) is a serious disease with a high mortality and morbidity rate, which almost always affects immunocompromised patients and/or patients with diabetes mellitus. Our purpose was to present the diagnostic and therapeutic management and outcome of these patients.