II. Definitions

  1. Arise from nasal or sinus mucosa
  2. Soft, lobulated masses
    1. Results in partial to complete obstruction

III. Associated conditions:

IV. Signs

  1. Pale blue edematous mucosa
  2. Unilateral polyps
    1. Painless, soft lobulated masses
    2. Not fixed to underlying tissue
    3. Does not Hemorrhage

V. Management

  1. Antihistamines with or without Decongestants
  2. Topical Steroids
  3. Surgical resection (Polypectomy)

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