European Journal of Rhinology and Allergy
Case Report

The Surgical Journey from Routine Septoplasty Procedure to an Emergency Laparotomy: A Case Report

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Department of ENT-Head and Neck Surgery, Aydın Adnan Menderes University Hospital, Aydın, Turkey

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Department of Otolaryngology ENT - Head & Neck Surgery, Aydın Adnan Menderes University Hospital, Aydın, Turkey

Eur J Rhinol Allergy 2023; 6: 101-104
DOI: 10.5152/ejra.2023.23102
Read: 346 Downloads: 166 Published: 20 December 2023

Septoplasty is a common surgical procedure used to treat nasal blockage resulting from a deviated septum. Septoplasty surgery can result in various complications, including functional and aesthetic issues. In this article, a 28-year-old female case who applied to the emergency department with a foreign body in the nasal cavity and palatal defect due to a septoplasty procedure is presented. It is a rare complication of the septoplasty procedure.

Cite this article as: Keskin H, Akyüz S, Kırbaç V. The surgical journey from routine septoplasty procedure to an emergency laparotomy: A case report. Eur J Rhinol Allergy 2023;6(3):101-104.

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