Integr Med (Encinitas) 2016 Jun;15(3):44-54
Mikhail Kogan, md , is medical director at George Washington University, G. W. Center for Integrative Medicine, in Washington, DC. Carlos Cuellar Castillo, ms , is a graduate of the physiology master of science program and complementary and alternative medicine at Georgetown University, in Washington, DC. Melissa S. Barber, ms , is at Helfgott Research Institute, National University of Natural Medicine, in Portland, Oregon.
Introduction: Chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) can be comorbidities that are difficult to treat. In this patient, an evidence-informed treatment pathway guided by laboratory biomarkers was used to address both conditions.
Case Presentation: A 69-y-old female patient presented with a 50-y history of sinusitis that was worse in the winter, postnasal drip, frequent sore throats, gastrointestinal complaints, headaches, and yeast infections. Read More