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What are the risks of sinus surgery?

Satish Govindaraj, MD
Ear, Nose & Throat (Otolaryngology)
Bleeding is the most common complication from sinus surgery. In this video, Satish Govindaraj, MD, director of endoscopic skull base surgery at The Mount Sinai Medical Center, explains that the surgery also has other serious risks.

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