Chapter 11: Granulomatous diseases and chronic sinusitis.

Michael A. Kohanski, Douglas D. Reh

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Abstract

Nasal crusting, rhinitis, and sinusitis are presentations of common conditions; however, these can also be the presenting symptoms of an underlying systemic disorder such as an infection, malignancy, or granulomatous disease. Granulomatous diseases with head and neck manifestations include Wegener's granulomatosis, Churg-Strauss syndrome, and sarcoidosis. These diseases are managed through a multidisciplinary approach that often includes otolaryngologists. This article presents a brief review of granulomatous diseases and their rhinologic manifestations and includes relevant diagnostic tests and systemic and local treatment options.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalAmerican Journal of Rhinology and Allergy
Volume27 Suppl 1
StatePublished - May 2013
Externally publishedYes

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