What is the prognosis of allergic fungal sinusitis?

Updated: Mar 17, 2020
  • Author: Hassan H Ramadan, MD, MSc; Chief Editor: Arlen D Meyers, MD, MBA  more...
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This disorder carries a good prognosis following adequate surgical debridement and aeration of the sinuses. Close follow-up care is important. Long-term use of topical steroids controls relapses. Short-term systemic steroids may be required when relapses occur.


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