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Sinus Infection (cont.)

Author and Editors

Author: John P. Cunha, DO

Editors: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD and Steven Doerr, MD

REFERENCES:

American Academy of Allergy and Immunology. Tips to Remember: Allergy Shots.

CDC.gov. Sinus Conditions.

Hickner JM, Bartlett JG, Besser RE, Gonzales R, Hoffman JR, Sande MA; American Academy of Family Physicians; American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Mediciine; Centers for Disease Control; Infectious Diseases Society of America. Principles of appropriate antibiotic use for acute rhinosinusitis in adults: background; Ann Intern Med. 2001 Mar 20;134(6):498-505.

Rabago D., Zgierska A. Saline Nasal Irrigation for Upper Respiratory Conditions. Am Fam Physician. 2009 November 15; 80(10): 1117–1119.

WebMD.com. Allergy Shots.

WebMD.com. Nasal Saline Irrigation and Neti Pots.


Last Editorial Review: 8/16/2012

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