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When do you do surgery to repair a deviated septum for chronic sinusitis?

Satish Govindaraj, MD
Ear, Nose & Throat (Otolaryngology)
Deviated septums rarely require surgery. In this video, Satish Govindaraj, MD, is director of endoscopic skull base surgery at The Mount Sinai Medical Center, explains when a procedure is necessary.

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