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what is posterior Rhinoscopy?
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This is a procedure used to examine the posterior part of the nasal cavity and nasopharynx.
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What is the Procedure of posterior Rhinoscopy?
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Foreign Body in Nose (1) The mouth is opened. The tongue is depressed by means of a tongue depressor, the mirror is
dipped in antifog solution or warmed over the flame to avoid deposition of moisture.
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Nasal Bone Fracture (2) A posterior rhinoscopy mirror is then passed behind the soft palate with the mirror facing 201, 2nd Floor, New Wing 12,
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Nasal Polyps - Ethmoidal (3) The patient is then told to relax and take deep breaths. Contact Phone No: 91-022-
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Nasal Septum Deviation (a)       Laterally Eustachian tube opening is seen on the posterior end of     the          inferior Juvekars Nursing Home
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Sinusitis - Maxillary (b)       Medically, Posterior end of middle, inferior and superior turbinates and        posterior part Opposite Akbarallys,
of septum. Off Sion Trombay Road
Complications (SMR)
(c)       Inferiorly end posterior surface of the soft palate. Chembur East, Mumbai -71
Antral puncture (d)       Rosenmullers fossa is seen behind the Eustachian tube. Tel: +91-22-25271140
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Problems in Posterior Rhinoscopy
PROCEDURES / SURGERIES In about 20% of the patients it is not possible to examine the post nasal space by posterior
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rhinoscopy mirror.
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A nasopharyngoscopy (fibre-optic) in preferred in such cases.

Gag Reflex:
In some sensitive patients this prevents proper examinations. Meghajit Si…
Children are usually not very co-operative in this procedure.
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