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A 32-year-old female asked:
Left ear pain with left jaw pain sinusitis sufferer for years. Ears pop a lot too. Sinuses again? Had sphenoid sinus surgery in the past/fixed septum.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Am diagnosed with hyperdense lesion seen within sphenoid sinus. Will undergo surgery. How risky is it?
A 43-year-old female asked:
What are possible complications from a sphenoid sinus inf that is not clearing with antib and cortisone? Had fess 2 months ago, avoiding more surgery
Dr. Franklyn Gergits answered
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sphenoid sinusitis: Hello, the sphenoid sinus is often times referred to as the silent sinus. It sits in the most posterior part of the nasal cavity. It may cause poster ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Looking for info on sphenoid sinus disease/surgery for 8 yr old. Ped ENT observed for 1 yr & has worsened, now surgery. How rare is this procedure?
A 53-year-old male asked:
Had sinus surgery 11days ago (right ethmoid, frontal, sphenoid, unciate). My rt eye has been tearing up constantly for past 5-6 days. Is this normal?
A 57-year-old male asked:
MRI imaging of the brain the following was found. Avidly enhancing extra- axial lesion arising from the roof of the sphenoid sinus\planium sphenoidale. Situated in the midline 7 x 12 mm . Which procedure Gamma knife or Transnasal endoscopic surgery?
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Dr. Bernstein Joel answered
59 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
About 2 to 3 weeks: Endoscopic sinus surgery associated with a septoplasty takes about 2 to 3 weeks to heal. The healing process is dependent on the extent of the pathol ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
I'm having sinus surgery in 3 days. All sinuses are packed, and I need some areas widened. I'm very scared, is recovery painful?
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