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n. etmoidectomía, extirpación de las células etmoideas o de parte del hueso etmoide.
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His history included a right-sided total ethmoidectomy and placement of "a window" in his right nasal passage 45 years earlier.
Chan went on to say that in-office navigation can potentially expand the surgeon's armamentarium of what can safely be done in the office, including partial ethmoidectomy and polypectomy procedures.
Knee Repair/Fixation, Procedures - Spinal Fusion/Spinal Hardware Removal - Shoulder Repair/Fixation - Lumbar Laminectomy/ Thoracic-lumbar - Laminectomy/Diskectomy and Lumbar Decompression and Fusion - Craniotomy (all types) - Ventricular-Peritoneal Shunt Insertion/ Removal/Revision - Detether Cord (adult and pediatric) - Ethmoidectomy - Tonsillectomy - Thyroidectomy - Coronary Revascularization - Aortic Valve Replacement or Repair - Cardiac Catheterization - Insertion of Coronary Artery Stent(s) - Appendectomy - Endoscopy with or without biopsy - Cholecystectomy - Inguinal Herniorrhaphy - Hysterectomy (all types) - Prostatectomy
A left medial maxillectomy and ethmoidectomy was performed.
Chlorhexidine has been reported to cause corneal damage during presurgical skin preparation during cataract surgery (47), craniotomy (48), ethmoidectomy (48), blepharoplasty and facial reconstructive surgery (49) or by accidental spillage into the eyes (50).
quadrilineata was cultured from a biopsy specimen; the patient was successfully treated with external ethmoidectomy, granulocyte transfusions, and topical and systemic therapy with a lipid formulation of amphotericin B.
Consistent with procedures approved by the Committee on Human Research of The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Hygiene and Public Health, we obtained chilled nasal tissues removed from patients undergoing elective ethmoidectomy for chronic rhinosinusitis within 2 hr of removal.
The most common surgical procedures included sphenoidectomy, ethmoidectomy, maxillary antrostomy, and middle turbinectomy.
Left endoscopic ethmoidectomy was carried out through the anterior face of the left ethmoid bulla using a microdebrider to open the anterior ethmoid area.
Navigation software is used to perform intricate surgeries such as sinus and intranasal surgeries, maxillary antrostomies, ethmoidectomy surgery, spheno-idotomies/sphenoid explorations, transphenoidal surgery, tumor resection, turbinate reduction, frontal and lateral skull base as well as pursue interdisciplinary approaches with neurosurgery or CMF departments.
A bilateral functional endoscopic sinus surgery, bilaterai middle turbinectomy, middle meatus antrostomy, anterior and posterior ethmoidectomy, sphenoidectomy, removal of right maxillary sinus mass, and bilateral inferior turbinate out-fracture were performed.