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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 101534, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/101534
Research Article

Effects of Cryotherapy on the Maxillary Antrostomy Patency in a Rabbit Model of Chronic Rhinosinusitis

1II-nd Department of Otolaryngology, Iuliu Hatieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy Cluj-Napoca, Street Republicii No. 18, 400015 Cluj-Napoca, Romania
2Pathology Department, University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, 400372 Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Received 2 April 2013; Revised 24 July 2013; Accepted 9 September 2013

Academic Editor: Peter S. Roland

Copyright © 2013 Anamaria Gocea et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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