Sinusitis and Sinus Surgery Explained (Balloon Sinuplasty and Endoscopic Sinus Surgery)

Sinusitis and Sinus Surgery Explained (Balloon Sinuplasty and Endoscopic Sinus Surgery)

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Sinusitis is the inflammation of the mucosal lining of the paranasal sinuses leading to infection and pus formation. Sinus infections may involve all or only a few of the sinus cavities including the frontal sinuses located above the eyes, maxillary sinuses located in the cheeks, ethmoid sinuses located between the eyes, and the sphenoid sinuses …

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What is Sinusitis? | #aumsum

What is Sinusitis? | #aumsum

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It’s AumSum Time. What is sinusitis? It is a collection of chocolate pastries. Naahhh. In our skull bones, there are hollow spaces which open into the nasal cavity. They are called paranasal sinuses or just sinuses. There are 4 types of sinuses, maxillary, ethmoid, sphenoid and frontal. All of them produce mucus, helping moisten the …

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Medical Myths: Sinus Headaches

Medical Myths: Sinus Headaches

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It’s actually a pretty complex answer, but to start I would say, most sinus headaches are not from the sinus, and they are not headaches. So, it’s actually a misnomer. Most commonly, we’re talking about facial pain – cheek and forehead pressure. Majority of patients that present to an office with these exact pain symptoms …

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