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In rare cases, your doctor may recommend sinus surgery to remove polyps or open up small or constantly swollen sinuses.

From: Sinus Headaches WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES: American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. Mayo Clinic.

Reviewed by Neil Lava on May 06, 2018

SOURCES: American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. Mayo Clinic.

Reviewed by Neil Lava on May 06, 2018

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