The following instructions must be followed if a known sinus opening is closed, or if a sinus opening which occurs at the time of surgery is closed.
These instructions may also be recommended when the thin membrane that lines the sinus is visualized at the time of surgery, even if a sinus opening cannot be identified.
Do not blow your nose
Avoid sneezing with your mouth closed
Take the antibiotic medication as prescribed
Take the decongestant medication as prescribed
Return to this office for suture removal in 7 days