Masks of Polypous Rhinosinusitis


Polypous rhinosinusitis is a chronic disease of the nasal mucosa and paranasal sinuses, which is characterized by recurrent growth of nasal polyps. This disease is found in 1—5% of the population. According to the data of 2017, patients with nasal polypous rhinosinusitis account for 13% of all patients treated in our clinic. Polypous rhinosinusitis can be either an independent disease or a manifestation of other diseases.
Aim — to present a case from practice, which is interesting due to the fact that two independent diseases were hiding under the mask of polypous rhinosinusitis.
Results. Strict administration of the diagnostic algorithm, modern principles of functional surgery of the paranasal sinuses led to the recovery of the patient.

Список литературы

1. Piskunov GZ. Polipoznyi rinosinusit. M.:GEOTAR-Media; 2016. (In Russ.).

2. Klinicheskie rekomendatsii. Polipoznyi rinosinusit. 2016.Available at: (In Russ.). Accessed January 21, 2018.

3. Guy A. Settipane. Epidemiology of Nasal Polyps. Nasal polyps: epidemiology, pathogenesis and treatment. Ocean Side Publications, Inc. Providence, Rhode Island; 1997:17—24.

4. Daniel Glass, Ronald G. Amedee. Allergic Fungal Rhinosinusitis: A Review. The Ochsner Journal. 2011;11(3):271—275.

5. Ferguson BJ. Eosinophilic mucin rhinosinusitis: a distinct clinicopathological entity. Doi:10.1097/00005537-200005000-00010 PMID:10807359 Available at: Accessed January 21, 2018.

6. Ponikau JU, Sherris DA, Kern EB et al. The diagnosis and incidence of allergic fungal sinusitis. Mayo Clinic Proceeding.1999;74(9):877—884.

7. Montone Kathleen T., Livolsi Virginia A., Feldman Michael D et al. Fungal Rhinosinusitis: A Retrospective Microbiologic and Pathologic Review of 400 Patients at a Single University Medical Center. International Journal of Otolaryngology. Volume 2012, Article ID 684835, 9 pages. doi: 10.1155/2012/684835. Available at: Accessed January 21, 2018.

8. Dementjeva AS, Zhuravleva NI, Kochetkov SYu, Chepanova EYu. Otorinolaringologiya. Standarty meditsinskoi pomoshchi. M.:GEOTAR-Media, 2016. (In Russ.).

Для цитирования

Pestova RM, Saveljeva EE, Sharipov RA, Bogomanova DN. Masks of Polypous Rhinosinusitis. Science & Innovations in Medicine. 2018;1(9):4143.

Send an online application form to the publication