People with reduced hearing in one ear can still manage conversation well in quiet environments. This can give others the impression that single-sided deafness isn’t a big deal. However, we know there are specific difficulties associated with reduced hearing in one ear
Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery is the name for surgical procedures performed when medical methods such as antibiotics, decongestants and nasal steroid sprays have been found to be unsuccessful in treating sinusitis.
Skin cancer consists of a malignant growth, which usually develops in the outermost layer of the skin called the epidermis, meaning that a tumour is generally clearly visible. Skin cancer rarely spreads beyond the skin, apart from malignant melanoma.
Scars develop when multiple layers of skin have been injured, for example by surgery, acne or an accident. Scar revision is a term for a range of treatments that are used to make a scar less noticeable on your skin.
A tumour is the name for any kind of swelling or growth and can be benign or malignant. The most common type to occur in the sinonasal cavity are benign – they grow slowly and do not invade adjacent structures.
Sinuses are air pockets or cavities that are lined with a thin mucous membrane, the same as the lining of the nose. The sinuses are connected to the nose through small openings called ostia. There are two types of sinusitis – acute and chronic.