Sinus Surgery Can Be Helpful for Those With Poorer Lung Function

Sinus Surgery Can Be Helpful for Those With Poorer Lung Function

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Sinus Surgery Can Be Helpful for Those With Poorer Lung Function

Endoscopic sinus surgery led to better lung function in people with moderate or severe cystic fibrosis (CF) — and some with mild disease — with benefits sustained one year after surgery, a medical records review found.  These findings support the role of sinus surgery in improving lung health, especially for patients with the greatest need, the scientists wrote.  The study, “Improvement of Pulmonary Function in Cystic Fibrosis Patients following Endoscopic Sinus Surgery,” was published in the…

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