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i am suffer from sinuses last 20 years is surgery best?

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Dr. Alan Jackson
29 years experience Addiction Medicine
May be : This may be your best option, check with a specialist first.
Answered on Jun 10, 2013
Dr. Alen Cohen
13 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
A possibility: Sinus surgery is not always necessary for chronic sinus problems. Your ENT specialist should examine you in the office and perform a sinus ct scan to identify the cause of your sinus problems. If there are blockages in your nose and sinuses, then surgery would definitely help. If not then your symptoms may be due to chronic allergies and allergy management would be the right thing to do.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014

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