Histopathological Findings in an Unclassifiable Case of Empty Nose Syndrome with Long-term Follow-up
May 20, 2018   Download
Herein we report the findings in a 50-year-old male. The patient presented with chronic right-sided headache, foul discharge and complaints of a stuffed nose in 2011.
Case Report
Clinical And Experimental Otorhinolaryngology - May 2018, Volume Issue , Page
Efficacy and Safety of Autologous Stromal Vascular Fraction in the Treatment of Empty Nose Syndrome
May 16, 2018 Do-Youn Kim, Hye Ran Hong, Eun Wook Choi, Sang Won Yoon, Yong-ju Jang
Journal Article
International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology
Partial resection of the middle turbinate during endoscopic sinus surgery for chronic rhinosinusitis does not lead to an increased risk of ENS
Apr 6, 2018
This study has established that PMTR as performed by the senior author carries no additional risk of developing ENS symptoms as defined by the ENS6Q, and that it carries no additional risk to olfactio...
Journal Article
People.com - Health
Texas Mother Suffers from Rare Empty Nose Syndrome
Mar 29, 2018 Joyce Cohen
“These outliers are absolutely devastated,” Dr. Das tells PEOPLE. “Even though this surgery is very helpful for making people breathe better, it does come with rare, catastrophic risks.”
News Story
International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology - Scope It Out
Episode 21: The functional and psychological burden of ENS with guest Dr. Andrew Thamboo
Mar 28, 2018 Andrew Thamboo, Timothy Smith
In this episode Dr. Smith speaks with Dr. Andrew Thamboo. They will discuss the article: The functional and psychological burden of empty nose syndrome
Audio Interview
Olympus Stem Cells Pty Ltd Offers Stem Cells for symptoms of ENS
Mar 7, 2018
The disease process affects the maxillary division of the trigeminal cranial nerves and the use of stem cells is aimed at re-establishing a normal neural pathway.
News Story
International Forum Of Allergy & Rhinology - Feb 2018, Volume Issue , Page
The functional and psychological burden of empty nose syndrome
Feb 14, 2018 Jamil Manji, Jayakar V Nayak, Andrew Thamboo
ENS individuals carry a clinically significant psychological burden and experience marked difficulties with many activities of daily living.
Journal Article
Columbus Alive
Third annual rock show to celebrate the life of Brett Helling
Jan 24, 2018
Spreading the word about ENS was Helling’s dying wish. “This disease is very real, is untreatable, yet 100 percent preventable,” he wrote before he died.
Death Fundraiser News Story
Empty nose syndrome is treated with regenerative surgery [Italian - Translate]
Jan 7, 2018
This surgery is performed using growth factors, Platelet-rich plasma PRP-Plasma (Platelet-rich plasma or platelet gel), existing in a platelet gel in association with hyaluronic acid.
News Story
International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology
Investigation of the abnormal nasal aerodynamics and trigeminal functions among empty nose syndrome patients
Nov 22, 2017 Alexander Farag, Kai Zhao, Chengyu Li, Bhakthi Deshpande, Bradley A Otto, Guillermo Maza , Sam McGhee, Michael Ciccone, Edmund Pribitkin
Individual computed tomography (CT)-based computational fluid dynamics (CFD) was applied to 27 ENS patients to simulate their nasal aerodynamics and compared with 42 healthy controls.
Journal Article
GVM Care & Research
Empty Nasal Syndrome: new treatment available at Villalba Private Clinic [Italian - Translate]
Nov 16, 2017
Prof. Rosario La Rosa , Otolaryngologist Specialist of Clinica Privata Villalba of Bologna , has put in place an innovative diagnostic and therapeutic protocol, unique in its kind, for the treatment o...
Empty Nose Syndrome International Association
ENSIA Newsletter October 2017
Oct 31, 2017 Christopher Martin
A critical first step in seeking a solution for our ailment is to fully understand our specific condition and how that relates to our symptoms.
Computer Methods In Biomechanics And Biomedical Engineering - Oct 2017, Page 1-8
Aerodynamic evaluation of the empty nose syndrome by means of computational fluid dynamics
Oct 24, 2017 Boris V Balakin, Erlend Farbu, Pawel Kosinski
The analysis reveals 53% reduction in flow resistance, radical re-distribution of nasal airflow, as well as dryer and colder nasal microclimate for the post-operative case.
Journal Article
Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research - Health Professional-Investigator Award
Understanding A Potentially Common Upper Airway Disorder: Empty Nose Syndrome
Oct 3, 2017 Andrew Thamboo
We have found that by rebuilding structures within the nasal cavity known as inferior turbinate augmentation (ITA) we can greatly improve nasal function.
News Story
Empty Nose Syndrome International Association
ENSIA Newsletter September 2017
Sep 30, 2017 Christopher Martin
We encourage you to read the September 2017 update from the US Institute of Advanced Sinus Care and Research... This update includes a detailed summary of services offered ranging from telephone consu...
Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology - Nov 2017, Vol.119, page S88
The empty nose syndrome (ENS): a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge for the allergist-immunologist
Sep 24, 2017 Talal Nsouli, Nadine Diliberto, A Nsouli, S Nsouli, Josepth Bellanti
Little is known of its pathogenesis, although anatomical changes leading to disruption of mucosal cooling, and disordered neurosensory mechanisms are strongly implicated.
Journal Article
US Institute for Advanced Sinus Care and Research
September Update
Sep 20, 2017 Subinoy Das   Download
We are excited about several advances in stem cell and regenerative therapy for the nose. There have been recent advances of using nanotechnology to reprogram skin cells to grow new types of tissue ty...
What is empty nose syndrome? [French - Translate]
Sep 17, 2017
Some patients with empty nose syndrome may feel as if they do not breathe enough air because the turbinates are not present to transmit the appropriate information to the brain, to pressurize the air ...
Blog Entry
Empty Nose Syndrome International Association
ENSIA Newsletter August 2017
Aug 30, 2017 Christopher Martin
Seeking medical care for ENS can be confusing, expensive, with no guarantee of results. Consequently, this is an excellent opportunity to make your voice heard and share your experiences in treating y...
Sixth Tone
The Invisible Pain of Empty Nose Syndrome [Chinese]
Aug 10, 2017
Sun Sulin suffers with empty nose syndrome - a condition that is not recognized by doctors in China. Sun and her husband hope to find an affordable way to alleviate the pain Sun endures.