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Conclusion: With a male predominance of 1.6:1 nasal polypi were seen in adults with a mean age of 29.2 +- 15.93 years.
* Sudan University of Science and Technology--Institute of Laser (Email: mnmfa2008@yahoo.com) Table 1: types of lasers used for common conditions in ORL surgeries Common conditions treated by laser Types of laser used in ORL surgery Nasal surgery: Nasal and paranasal polypi, hypertrophied CO2, Nd:YAG, Ho: YAG, turbinates, concha bullosa media, Diode and KTP Lasers Synechia, cicatricial stenosis and granulation, Septum spear and septal crest, talengectasia and capilary hemangioma, adenoids and choanal atresia.
Gigantic obstructing laryngeal polypi. J Laryngol Otol 1982;96(2):167-72.
Cao Longbao was to undergo a surgery to get three polypi removed from his intestines at a local hospital in Shanghai.
from Italy looked retrospectively at >1 000 cases of women without symptoms who were found to have polypi and an atrophic endometrium (AJOG 2009; 200: 235-236).
In: On the Surgical Treatment of Polypi of the Larynx, and Oedema of the Glottis: New York: G.
And whereas Goethe's plant is a vertical/spiral structure whose different parts (roots, branches, flowers) are metamorphoses of the same, Coleridge's plant is closer to the rhizome, which even invades the animal kingdom in the form of polypi and coral reefs: strange hybrids of plant and animal.
The journey is through a wasteland of naked grey sand, rushing whirlpools, and a forest of polypi which stretch out their arms to seize her.
Conditions predis-posing sinusitis includes cilliary dysfunction, allergy, nasal polypi, deviation of nasal septum, cold and asthma (figure).
However the question arises whether fungi play a role in the persistence of polypi, recurrences of polypi and whether they contribute to the persistence of inflammation and edema as in allergic fungal sinusitis (AFRS).
Perception of heavy bleeding is highly subjective and management of the condition usually depends upon the degree of bleeding and discomfort found acceptable by the individual women.2 Menorrhagia is most commonly associated with benign pathologies like uterine fibroids, endometrial polypi, adenomyosis and pelvic infection.