The Medical and Surgical Management of Sinusitis in Children

by admin on November 27, 2009

About Dr. Rande Lazar

Dr. Rande Lazar is a Memphis Otolaryngologist who primarily focuses in pediatric ear, nose and throat disorders, including ear infections, throat infections, tonsil infections, sinus infections and sleep disorders. Dr. Rande Lazar has special skill in dealing with adult and pediatric sleep and snoring disorders and surgery, as well as adult and pediatric sinus disorders. Dr. Rande Lazar is experienced in a wide range of disorders of the ear, nose, throat, sinus, respiratory system and the other head and neck systems, as well as children’s disorders of the larynx (voicebox), and hearing problems.

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The Medical and Surgical Management of Sinusitis in Children

As the number one chronic illness among all age groups in the US, sinusitis is a common experience among the pediatric age group. The factors leading to sinusitis are varied, and so diagnosis may be based on clinical manifestations or may need more intensive studies with x-rays or CT scans.

Whereas the majority of cases respond to conventional medical treatment, some do not. It is only then that surgical intervention is an option. Functional Endonasal Sinus Surgery is proving to be an effective treatment for chronic and recurrent cases of sinusitis.

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