deviated nasal septum


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Noun1.deviated nasal septum - abnormal shift in location of the nasal septum; a common condition causing obstruction of the nasal passages and difficulty in breathing and recurrent nosebleeds
deviated septum - abnormal displacement of any wall that separates two chambers (usually in the nasal cavity)
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Septoplasty is a routine surgical procedure performed by otolaryngologists for the correction of symptomatic deviated nasal septum.
5% patients with allergy; 81% patients had deviated nasal septum on examination in this study, which was similar to the study conducted by Seyyed Madani et al, (12) in which nasal septal deviation was observed in 81.
Only the ewe with severe facial distortion and deviated nasal septum could not be saved due to advanced nature of condition.
A deviated nasal septum means the cartilage and skin partition between your nostrils is crooked.
Children with a deviated nasal septum, nasal obstruction, or chronic nasal congestion were also more likely to be snorers.
Narrow drainage passages within the nose or nasal obstruction from tumors, polyps or a deviated nasal septum (wall between the left and right sides of the nose) are examples of structural problems.
Thomas studies are consistent with the medical studies performed to date which have repeatedly demonstrated reduced nasal airflow resistance, a reduction or elimination of snoring by improving nasal breathing, relief of nasal congestion and improved breathing in persons with a deviated nasal septum.
Patients having sensitivity to petroleum jelly, infection, nasal polyposis, deviated nasal septum, and recent nasal surgery were excluded from study.
In this study, attempt has been made to find out the prevalence of sinonasal disorders like deviated nasal septum, rhinosinusitis and nasal polyps in patients with CSOM--TTD who attended the outpatient Department of ENT, Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, during the period of April 2014 to March 2015.
Answereing a question about diseases of ENT, he said nasal allergy, ear discharge, deviated nasal septum, nasal polyps, vertigo and hearing loss were common diseases in our society.
About the leading diseases of NET, Dr Sami said that nasal allergy, ear discharge, deviated nasal septum,nasal polyps,vertigo and hearing loss are common diseases in our society.
They included fine-needle aspiration, incision and drainage of abscesses and cysts, removal of cysts, wick placement, laceration repair, treatment of soft-tissue injuries, biopsies and repair, excisional and brush biopsies, release of lingual frenulum, treatment of mucoceles, endoscopy, flexible laryngoscopy, videostroboscopy, drug therapy, uvulectomy, treatment of dysphagia and reflux, foreign body removal, myringoplasty, micro-otoscopy and photo documentation, mastoid cleansing, postoperative care, intertympanic steroid injection, Epley maneuver, polypectomy, epistaxis control, repair of deviated nasal septum, coblation under local anesthesia, closed reduction of nasal fractures, and many more.