A new classification for septal perforation and effects of treatment methods on quality of life


SAPMAZ E., TOPLU Y. , SOMUK B. T.

BRAZILIAN JOURNAL OF OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, cilt.85, ss.716-723, 2019 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 85 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.bjorl.2018.06.003
  • Dergi Adı: BRAZILIAN JOURNAL OF OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.716-723

Özet

Introduction: Septal perforation is a condition characterized by toss of cartilage and/or bony structures along with the mucoperichondrium and mucoperiosteum lining them. The etiology includes a history of nasal surgery or trauma, nose picking, bilateral septal cauterization, overuse of nasal sprays, cocaine abuse, vasculitis, and malignancies.