Aetiological Incidence of Epistaxis in Various Age Groups and Sex at Mayo Hospital, Lahore.

Authors

  • N ABBAS
  • I HUSSAIN
  • M AMJAD
  • F P AKHTAR

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.21649/akemu.v4i4.3971

Keywords:

Epistaxis, nose, nasopharynx.

Abstract

This study was done on sixty patients who presented with epistaxis. Purpose was to know the aetiology of epistaxis in individuals of various age groups and sex managed at Mayo Hospital, Lahore. Most of the patients who presented epistaxis were males (66.33%) while 31.66% were females. The maximum number of patients (22.33%)were in the age group 11-20 years. Accidental trauma was found to be the most common case (28.33%) of epistaxis.

Published

2020-10-09

How to Cite

ABBAS, N. ., HUSSAIN, I. ., AMJAD, M. ., & AKHTAR, F. P. . (2020). Aetiological Incidence of Epistaxis in Various Age Groups and Sex at Mayo Hospital, Lahore . Annals of King Edward Medical University, 4(4), 18-19. https://doi.org/10.21649/akemu.v4i4.3971

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