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What is most effective treatment for nasal polyps and maxillary sinusitis?

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Dr. Bonnie Bock
Infectious Disease 48 years experience
Antibiotics & sprays: Antibiotics help the infection .Nasal steroid sprays and irrigation control of major allergies and sometimes steroids by mouth sinus surgery some times is needed.
Dr. Farhad Sigari
Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery 21 years experience
A good specialist: Nasal polyps and sinusitis can be treated but each treatment should be tailored to the individual. Some patients respond better than others. Generally the treatment will entail a combination of different medicines (antibiotics and/or steroids - oral or nasal). I would consult a good ENT or allergist.

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