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Atrophic Rhinitis (Ozena) Summary

Description: A chronic inflammation in which the NASAL MUCOSA gradually changes from a functional to a non-functional lining without mucociliary clearance. It is often accompanied by degradation of the bony TURBINATES, and the foul-smelling mucus which forms a greenish crust (ozena).

Also Known As: Ozena; Rhinitis, Atrophic; Atrophic Rhinitides; Ozenas; Rhinitides, Atrophic

Networked: 270 relevant articles (13 outcomes, 13 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Atrophic Rhinitis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Vaccines : 3 outcomes in 12 results : IBA
  2. Bacterial Vaccines : 2 outcomes 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  3. Pasteurella multocida toxin : 2 outcomes in 18 results : IBA
  4. Iron : 1 outcome 1 study in 9 results : IBA
  5. Antigens : 1 outcome 1 study in 9 results : IBA
  6. Rifampin (Rifampicin) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : FDA 13 Generic
  7. Helium : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  8. Niacin (Nicotinic Acid) : 1 outcome in 5 results : FDA 21 Generic
  9. Monoclonal Antibodies : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  10. Imipramine (Janimine) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 46 Generic
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Diseases Related to Atrophic Rhinitis

  1. Atrophic Rhinitis (Ozena)
  2. Rhinitis
  3. Sinusitis
  4. Dacryocystitis (Dacryoadenitis)
  5. Lacrimal Apparatus Diseases (Epiphora)
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Key Therapies for Atrophic Rhinitis

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  1. Lasers (Laser) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 4 results
  2. Stents : 1 outcome in 2 results
  3. Electrocoagulation (Electrocautery) : 1 outcome in 1 result
  4. Injections : 1 study in 3 results
  5. Intranasal Administration : 1 study in 3 results
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