[On the impact of surgery on mucosal vessels of the turbinates (10 years of submucosal vasotomy)]

Vestn Otorinolaringol. 1999:(2):19-22.
[Article in Russian]


The paper presents a detailed description of blood circulation in the mucosa of the turbinated bones (TB), cavernous plexuses of the conchae (CPC). The operation of submucous vasotomy is suggested basing on morphological features of CPC blood supply. The technique of the procedure is described. The results of this sparing surgery are available for 530 patients with hypertrophic and basomotor rhinitis.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • English Abstract
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Arteries / surgery
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Nasal Mucosa / blood supply*
  • Nasal Mucosa / surgery*
  • Time Factors
  • Turbinates / surgery*
  • Vascular Surgical Procedures / methods*
  • Veins / surgery