The use of an ostial stent does not increase the success rate of endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy


Dinc M. E. , Ulusoy S., Sahin E., Bozan N., Avincsal M. O. , Tutar B., ...More

JOURNAL OF LARYNGOLOGY AND OTOLOGY, vol.132, no.8, pp.718-723, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 132 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1017/s002221511800107x
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF LARYNGOLOGY AND OTOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.718-723
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective. This prospective, controlled study assessed how placing a stent into a newly formed ostium affects ostial patency, success and complication rates in endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy patients.