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New medication advances treatment for chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps
- By Alice Maxfield, MD, Contributor
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That is correct. The polyps and symptoms usually recur in its natural process once off of the medication.
Thank you for this information. I have a question. Is the thought then, that the patient would continue to take this drug forever? If it’s not a cure, it only addresses symptoms also, correct? Thanks for your input.
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