Professor of Rhinology & Skull Base Surgery, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
Department of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt.
9- Endoscopic Septal Surgery
With endoscopes, all nasal septal constituents can be clearly visualized and more precisely repaired. In addition, endoscopes facilitate placement of incisions exactly at the sites of deflections and therefore preserve normal areas keeping their mucosal lining untouched.
Powered instrumentation with septal bur can ease shaving angulations with the advantage of in time continuous suction-irrigation.
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Video Demo demonstrates Endoscopic Septal Surgery in a patient with deviated septum corrected to gain access in order to perform Endoscopic Medial Maxillectomy for Inverted Papilloma.