A nasal polyp, which can grow large enough to block one of your nostrils.
What does NP stand for?
NP stands for Nasal Polyp
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Your GP may check for nasal polyps and prescribe nasal steroids.
Abstract We conducted a study to validate the expression of PLUNC (palate, lung, and nasal epithelial clone) protein in nasal polyp and chronic sinusitis tissue by immunohistochemistry.
The spray is also indicated for the treatment of nasal allergy symptoms in patients 2 years and older and for the treatment of nasal polyps in adults 18 years and older.
Adults who have had allergic and infectious conditions over the years sometimes develop nasal polyps that interfere with proper drainage.