Endoscopic treatment of the frontal sinus outflow tract in frontal sinus trauma

David M. Poetker, Timothy L. Smith

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In the treatment of frontal sinus fractures, it is important to determine the status of the frontal sinus outflow tract. Patency of the tract helps determine the nature of treatment. We discuss options available for the endoscopic treatment of frontal sinus fractures and provide illustrative examples.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)66-72
Number of pages7
JournalOperative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Issue number1
StatePublished - Mar 1 2006



  • Anterior table fracture
  • Endoscopic
  • Frontal sinus
  • Outflow tract
  • Trauma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology

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