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How will my doctor check for nasal polyps?

Your doctor will first examine your nasal cavity for nasal polyps. Many are visible and they might be able to find them this way and recommend the best preventative measure against catarrh. Some, however, are not visible through this examination and may require a CT scan of your head and sinuses.

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