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Management of orbital subperiosteal abscess in children.
OBJECTIVES To present guidelines for the management of an orbital subperiosteal abscess (SPA) in children and to assess the efficacy and safety of transnasal endoscopic drainage of an orbital SPA. Expand
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Airway management in children with mucopolysaccharidoses.
OBJECTIVE To review of the natural history of airway disease in children with muccopolysaccharidoses (MPSs), which represent a group of hereditary progressive disorders caused by excessiveExpand
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Usefulness of Patient Symptoms and Nasal Endoscopy in the Diagnosis of Chronic Sinusitis
The diagnosis of chronic sinusitis can be difficult due to the variety and lack of specificity of presenting symptoms. Sinus CT scanning is presently considered the most sensitive and specificExpand
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Endoscopic sinus surgery in cystic fibrosis: do patients benefit from surgery?
OBJECTIVE To examine the effects of endoscopic sinus surgery on the pulmonary status of cystic fibrosis (CF) patients through the objective parameters of steroid use, pulmonary function tests (PFTs),Expand
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Propranolol in the management of airway infantile hemangiomas.
OBJECTIVE To report our experience with propranolol in managing airway infantile hemangiomas. DESIGN Case series of 3 consecutive patients who had extensive, symptomatic airway infantileExpand
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Submucosal gland dysfunction as a primary defect in cystic fibrosis
It has been proposed that defective submucosal gland function in CF airways is a major determinant of CF airway disease. We tested the hypothesis that submucosal gland function is defective early inExpand
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Drug-induced sleep endoscopy in persistent pediatric sleep-disordered breathing after adenotonsillectomy.
OBJECTIVES To demonstrate the feasibility of drug-induced sleep endoscopy (DISE) in the pediatric population and to examine DISE results in children with persistent sleep-disordered breathing (SDB)Expand
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Immunohistochemical characterization of nitric oxide synthase activity in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck.
This study was designed to investigate the presence of nitric oxide in human squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. We localized the activity of nitric oxide synthase in these tumors throughExpand
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Airway hemangiomas in PHACE syndrome
To describe the clinical presentation and airway characteristics of infants with airway hemangiomas and concomitant PHACE syndrome and to determine the prevalence of airway hemangiomas in PHACEExpand
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Clinical Consensus Statement
Objective To develop a consensus statement on the appropriate use of computed tomography (CT) for paranasal sinus disease. Subjects and Methods A modified Delphi method was used to refine expertExpand
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