ABUAD Hospital Performs Nasal Respiratory Surgery
The Afe Babalola hospital, ABUAD, has successfully carried out its first functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS).
Report has it that, the procedure was carried out on a young lady with recurrent growth in the nostrils with an extension to all the sinuses.
The lady who was diagnosed with Antrochoanal Polyp with Pansinusitis.
According to a statement by the Head of Corporate Affairs of Afe Babalola University (ABUAD), Ado-Ekiti, Tunde Olofintila, the patient had a successful surgical procedure arising from the use of minimally invasive technique (FESS) with the advantage of short hospital stay and with minimal intra-operative blood loss.
According to report, the patient was discharged after an overnight admission for recuperation.
Recall that the hospital has also successfully performed three open heart surgeries/interventions four months ago.