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Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor of Nasal Septum after Septoplasty: A Case Report

Oh J, Choi JY

Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor is an uncommon tumor composed of myoblasts and various types of inflammatory infiltrates. Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor is most common in the lungs but can be rarely found...
A Case of Intraosseous Hemangioma in the Nasal Cavity

Koh SM, Choi JE, Chung SK, Kim HY

Osseous hemangioma typically occurs in the vertebral column or skull bones. It it is extremely rare in the nasal bone. Only nine cases originating in the turbinate and maxillary bone...
A Case of Chronic Invasive Actinomycosis in the Nasal Cavity

Kim DH, Kang TK, Kim ST

A 57-year-old male patient with nasal congestion and nasal congestion, which occurred 1 month prior to the hospital visited. PNS CT and MRI was performed and revealed right orbital cellulitis,...
A Child who has Nasal Polyposis Combined with Bronchiectasis

Kim S, Kim D, Bae WY, Jung JA

Nasal polyps are inflammatory lesions of sinonasal tissue that are associated with chronic rhinosinusitis, allergic reaction, and other diseases. Although it is the most common cause of nasal polyps, chronic...
A Case of Transient Visual Disturbance and Ocular Paresis after Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

Lee JS, Yang JH, Lee JS

Endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) is widely used as standard surgical treatment for chronic rhinosinusitis. Orbital complications of varying degrees occurred during ESS have been widely reported. If the orbital symptoms...
Endoscopic Resection of Functional Paraganglioma of the Pterygopalatine Fossa: A Case Report

Choi JH, Lee E, Hong SD

Functional paraganglioma is a rare tumor that secretes the catecholamine which is able to cause secondary hypertension. Surgical resection is the only curative treatment modality for this tumor, which can...
Sphenoid Sinus Fat Packing in Transsphenoidal Surgery: Long-Term Fate Assessment Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Hwang CS, Whang K, Chae HS, Lee HS, Lee CS, Seo YJ, Park DJ

Background and Objectives: Following the transsphenoidal approach (TSA), appropriate sphenoid sinus fat packing has been preferred to prevent postoperative cerebrospinal fluid leakage; however, studies on the behavior of fat tissue...
Polysaccharide from Hizikia Fusiformis Enhances the Immunomodulatory Activity of Macrophages

Lee J, Choi MH, Jang Es, Shin HJ, Lee JH

Background and Objectives: Hizikia fusiformis is widely used in oriental health food in Japan, China, and Korea, and is known for its anti-oxidation properties. Materials and Method: In this study, we...
Application of Stem Cell-Derived Extracellular Vesicles in Allergic Airway Diseases

Kim SD, Cho KS

Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) have been reported to be promising candidates for the treatment of allergic airway diseases. However, MSCs themselves have several problems including immune rejection, risk of aneuploidy,...
Case Series of Antrovestibular Polyp: An Unusual Growth of Antral Polyp Toward the Nasal Vestibule Through the Anterior Fontanelle

Choe G, Gelera JE, Kim JW

Background and Objectives: This case series is aimed to introduce a new term, antrovestibular polyp (AVP), for an antral polyp herniating anteriorly toward the nasal vestibule and to describe an...
Effect of Tobacco-specific Nitrosamines on MUC5AC Expression in Human Airway Epithelial Cells

Kwak S, Choi YS, Na HG, Bae CH, Song SY, Kim YD

Background and Objectives: Nicotine is oxidized into tobacco-specific nitrosamines (TSNAs; NAB, NAT, NNN, NNAL, NNK) at high temperature and high pressure. TSNAs are associated with airway diseases characterized by mucus...
The Antibiotic-Vaseline Soaked Cotton Pledget as an Adjuvant Material for Endoscopic Endonasal Fungal Ball Removal

Kim YY, Yang HC, Kim JG, Kim HY, Park JM, Nam KI, Song MK, Lim SC

Background and Objectives: Treatment choice for fungal ball is endoscopic endonasal removal. However, it is not easy to remove fungal elements from the maxilla using only an endonasal approach. To...
The Effect of Triamcinolone-Soaked Gelfoam in Patients with Polypoid Mucosal Change after Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

Ryu G, Cho YS, Hong SD, Kim HY, Chung SK, Dhong HJ

Background and Objectives: Chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps (CRSwNP) recurs frequently after endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS). The aim of study was to evaluate the efficacy of triamcinolone-soaked absorbable gelatin foam...

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