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Wrong-site sinus surgery in otolaryngology.

Shah RK; Nussenbaum B; Kienstra M; Glenn M; Brereton J; Patel MM; Nielsen D; Roberson DW.

This survey of otolaryngologists found that many respondents had personal experience with wrong-site surgery. Incorrectly labeled or inverted radiographic images were frequently implicated as a contributing cause.