Which surgical interventions may be indicated in the treatment of pediatric allergic rhinitis?

Updated: Jun 04, 2021
  • Author: Jack M Becker, MD; Chief Editor: Harumi Jyonouchi, MD  more...
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Answer

No routine surgical care is needed for pediatric allergic rhinitis. However, in selected patients, the following surgical intervention may be performed to provide some relief:

  • Turbinectomies

  • Nasal polypectomy

See Treatment and Medication for more detail.


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