Killian's operation (Gustav Killian)

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An operation for frontal sinus disease.

Description

An operation for frontal sinus disease: excision of the anterior wall of the frontal sinus, removal of the diseased tissue, and formation of a permanent communication with the nose.

Bibliography

  • G. Killian:
    Die submucöse Fensterresektion der Nasenscheidewand.
    Archiv für Laryngologie und Rhinologie, 1904, 16: 362-387.

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