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Related to FESS: Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
Acronym for functional endoscopic sinus surgery.
functional endoscopic sinus surgeryA generic term for a group of endoscopic procedures used to manage severe or treatment-refractory sinus problems, including sinusitis and nasal polyps, recalcitrant infections and other complaints.
Endoscopes measuring 2.7 mm (for paediatrics) to 4 mm diameter, using Hopkins rod lens technology.
No incisions, increased safety, shorter recuperation time.
Haemorrhage, ocular bleeding, optic nerve damage, CSF leakage, meningitis, brain abscess, intracranial haemorrhage, anosmia, lacrimal duct injury.
Abbreviation for functional endoscopic sinus surgery.
functional endoscopic sinus surgery.