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Abstract:

A 53-year-old female with a history of asthma requiring 5 emergency department (ED) visits. The patient notes the asthma gets worse after taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). She has never required intubation.

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  1. Waleed Basha Khamis

    The patient needs CT scan para-nasal sinuses without contrast to rule out recurrence of the nasal polyps .

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  2. Dr ABDOULAYE DIEYE

    marsupialization of the mucocele
    local and general corticosteroids
    correct treatment of asthma (antihistamine or immunotherapy)

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  3. Dr Abdoulaye DIEYE

    vidal fernand syndrome associated with a mucocele of the frontal sinus.

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    1. John V Bosso MD

      Aspirin Exacerbated Respiratory Disease

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