Normal Paranasal Sinuses Microflora Study
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00426569|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 24, 2007
Last Update Posted : May 25, 2015
The purpose of this study is to check if bacterial and fungal flora exists in healthy paranasal sinuses, and whether it is identical to the flora of nasal cavity.
We plan to harvest tiny examples of maxillary sinus and nasal mucosa for tissue cultures during the orthognathic procedures involving maxillary remodeling.
|Condition or disease|
|Paranasal Sinuses Flora|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||18 participants|
|Study Start Date :||February 2007|
|Primary Completion Date :||April 2015|
|Study Completion Date :||May 2015|
- presence of bacteria in normal paranasal sinuses [ Time Frame: at time of orthgnatic surgery ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00426569
|Sheba Medical Center|
|Tel Hashomer, Israel, 52621|
|Principal Investigator:||Arkadi Yakirevitch, M.D.||Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Israel|