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    • Role of imbalance of eicosanoid pathways and staphylococcal superantigens in chronic rhinosinusitis 

      Pezato, Rogério [UNIFESP]; Swierczynska-Krepa, M.; Nizankowska-Mogilnicka, E.; Derycke, L.; Bachert, C.; Perez-Novo, C. A. (Wiley-Blackwell, 2012-11-01)
      Chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is a multifactorial disease of the upper airways with a high prevalence (approximately 11%) in the general population. Different immune and inflammatory mechanisms are involved in its pathogenesis. ...

    • A validated model for the 22-item Sino-Nasal Outcome Test subdomain structure in chronic rhinosinusitis 

      Feng, Allen L.; Wesely, Nicholas C.; Hoehle, Lloyd P.; Phillips, Katie M.; Yamasaki, Alisa; Campbell, Adam P.; Gregorio, Luciano L. [UNIFESP]; Killeen, Thomas E.; Caradonna, David S.; Meier, Josh C.; Gray, Stacey T.; Sedaghat, Ahmad R. (Wiley, 2017)
      BackgroundPrevious studies have identified subdomains of the 22-item Sino-Nasal Outcome Test (SNOT-22), reflecting distinct and largely independent categories of chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) symptoms. However, no study has ...

    • Why we should avoid using inferior turbinate tissue as control to Nasal Polyposis studies 

      Pezato, Rogerio [UNIFESP]; Voegels, Richard Louis; Stamm, Aldo Cassol; Gregorio, Luis Carlos [UNIFESP] (Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2016)
      Conclusion: The authors are aware that inferior turbinate mucosa presents different properties from middle turbinate mucosa and any data generated using inferior turbinate as control in Nasal Polyposis (NP) should be ...