Bilateral choanal atresia; evaluation with scintigraphy: Case report


USLU SINAV H. , Uslu C., Varoglu E., Karasen M., Yıldırım M., oysu C.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, cilt.70, no.1, ss.171-173, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 70 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2005.05.032
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.171-173

Özet

Bilateral choanal atresia is a rare congenital anomaly that may cause severe neonatal respiratory distress. The clinical presentation varies from immediate postnatal cyanosis and respiratory distress to nasal obstruction with an associated persistent mucoid discharge.