POLYPOID RHINOSINUSITIS IN CHILDREN. EPIDEMIOLOGY AND POSSIBLE CAUSES P. 28-31
M.P. Emelyanova, E.P. Karpovа, D.A. Tulupov
Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology «Russian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education», Moscow, Russia
The article deals with the problem of nasal polyposis in children. Modern views on the epidemiology, etiopathogenesis and treatment of nasal polyposis. The serecent clinical studies suggest that despite the advances in modern rhinosurgery and drug therapy, nasal polyposis remains a challenge in both adults and children. Children disease, is the most like lyreason for the growth of nasal polyps include allergies and cystic fibrosis. The most promising therapy nasal polyposis in children is seenusing topical corticosteroid , especially nasal spray mometasone furoate. However, almost no clinical studies that confirm the efficacy and safety of this treatment in children that causes high need for clinical trials in this area.
Key words: nasal polyposis, children, corticosteroids.