Archives of oto-rhino-laryngology

, Volume 231, Issue 2–3, pp 738–738 | Cite as

Laser-Behandlung bei chronisch rezidivierendem Nasenbluten

II. Teil: Sitzungsbericht Tag der Praxis Laserchirurgie

Laser treatment in chronic nose-bleeding


Over fifty patients with chronic nose-bleeding coming from Little's area are treated by argon-ion-laser. The lasersurgical procedure (contactlasering), the production of the typical laser lesion, the endonasal laser probe with a tube protection, the postoperative changes and the healing process are described. The follow-up period of some patients is up to 3 years. The advantages and disadvantages of the laser treatment in chronic nose-bleeding coming from Little's area are mentioned in comparison to other methods.

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© Springer-Verlag 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Lenz
    • 1
  1. 1.Köln

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