Removing the entire disease from the antrum may be difficult thru FESS approach, hence a caldwel luc procedure is also done.
Allergic Fungal sinusitis is common in south India. This is seen more in farmers, and villagers.This patient has got a large polypoid mass coming from the antrum, presented like an antrochoanal polyp, but on exploring, there was lot of fungal material.The tissue removed is sent for histopathology for confirmation.
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Surgery of Sinus:FESS and Caldwel Luc is explained. This patient has got allergic fungal sinusitis or antrochoanal polyp (to be confirmed by histopathological examination).
Procedure done in Jubilee Hospital Trivandrum, South India.