Intranasal UV phototherapy for the management of nasal polyposis

Zsolt Bella, Edit Kadocsa, Andrea Koreck & Lajos Kemeny
Introduction: Nasal polyps (NPs) are characterized by high recurrence rates despite medical andsurgical treatment. Recently, it has been shown that exposure of NPs to ultraviolet light (UV) results in induction of apoptosis of inflammatory cells. Therefore phototherapy may represent a new therapeutic[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]