Medications help relieve symptoms but rarely get rid of nasal polyps.
Some people may need surgery, such as functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS).
Removing the polyps with surgery usually makes it easier to breathe through the nose. Over time, however, nasal polyps often return. Reduced or lost sense of smell does not always improve following treatment with medicines or surgery.
Nasal polyps may come back.
Call for an appointment with your health care provider if you regularly have difficulty breathing through your nose.
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