FESS (FUNCTIONAL ENDOSCOPIC SINUS SURGERY)

Amrita ENT Hospital

About

Functional endoscopic sinus surgery is a minimally invasive technique used to restore sinus ventilation and normal functionof sinuses.

How is Functional endoscopic sinus surgery Performed

An endoscopic view of the nasal cavity is displayed on the monitor with magnification. Functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS) is a minimally invasive surgical treatment which uses nasal endoscopes to enlarge the nasal drainage pathways of the paranasal sinuses to improve sinus ventilation.IPC XOMED DEBRIDER is used for cleaning the sinuses.

Functional endoscopic sinus surgery Indications

chronic sinusitis Allergic sinonasal polyposis

Preparation for Functional endoscopic sinus surgery

stop aspirin 4 days prior to surgery.

Outcome

Most patients manage sinus surgery pain with oral pain pills. ... It can be painful when doctor removes the nasal packing from nose onthe next day after surgery

Cost of Functional endoscopic sinus surgery

INR affordable cost