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Find out about the different types of surgery for nasal and paranasal cancer, how to prepare for your operation, and how to recover well.

About surgery

Find out about nasal and sinus surgery and about the different types of surgeon who do this type of surgery.

Types of operation for nasal cavity cancer

Read about the different types of operation you might have to treat cancer of the nasal cavity. 

Types of operation for paranasal sinus cancer

Find out about the types of operation used to treat paranasal sinus cancer.

Surgery to remove lymph nodes from your neck

Find out about having surgery to remove lymph nodes from your neck for nasal or sinus cancer.

Preparing for surgery

Find out about what happens before surgery, the people you will meet, and the exercises you need to do.

Going into hospital

Find out about what you need to take in to hospital, what to expect, and how to prepare to make it less stressful.

On the day

Find out what happens on the day of surgery, including about having an anaesthetic.

After surgery

Find out what happens after your surgery and how you might feel.

Possible side effects of surgery

Find out about the possible side effects of surgery for nasal or sinus cancers.

Last reviewed: 
07 Dec 2017

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