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Use of a mucosal atomization device for local application of tranexamic acid in epistaxis

Published:April 18, 2018DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2018.04.033
      Epistaxis is a very common condition in the general population with an estimated 60% of the total population of the United States experiencing at least one episode of epistaxis throughout their life. In most of the cases epistaxis results from a rupture of a vessel in the anterior area of the nose and may be treated with direct pressure [
      • Tabassom A.
      • Cho J.J.
      Epistaxis (nose bleed).
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