"Choanal Atresia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A congenital abnormality that is characterized by a blocked CHOANAE, the opening between the nose and the NASOPHARYNX. Blockage can be unilateral or bilateral; bony or membranous.
- Choanal Atresia
- Atresia, Choanal
- Atresias, Choanal
- Choanal Atresias
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Choanal Atresia" by people in Profiles.
Marston AP, Patel T, Nguyen SA, White DR. Short-Term Risk Factor Profile of Pediatric Choanal Atresia Repair Using ACS-NSQIP National Database. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2019 Sep; 128(9):855-861.
Neskey D, Eloy JA, Casiano RR. Nasal, septal, and turbinate anatomy and embryology. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2009 Apr; 42(2):193-205, vii.
White DR, Giambra BK, Hopkin RJ, Daines CL, Rutter MJ. Aspiration in children with CHARGE syndrome. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2005 Sep; 69(9):1205-9.
Richardson MA, Osguthorpe JD. Surgical management of choanal atresia. Laryngoscope. 1988 Sep; 98(9):915-8.