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Robin sequence: a retrospective review of 115 patients.
OBJECTIVES Review a large series of patients with Robin sequence to document the incidence of (1) associated syndromic diagnoses; (2) co-morbid conditions; (3) frequency and type of operativeExpand
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Lymphatic and other vascular malformative/overgrowth disorders are caused by somatic mutations in PIK3CA.
OBJECTIVES To test the hypothesis that somatic phosphatidylinositol-4,5-bisphospate 3-kinase, catalytic subunit alpha (PIK3CA) mutations would be found in patients with more common disordersExpand
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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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Nasal Glioma and Encephalocele: Diagnosis and Management
Objective To review the biology of nasal glioma and encephalocele and to present an algorithm for preoperative evaluation and surgical management.
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The presentation and management of laryngeal cleft: a 10-year experience.
OBJECTIVE To review the presentation and associated congenital abnormalities of laryngeal cleft and present guidelines for its evaluation and management. DESIGN A 10-year retrospective studyExpand
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The presentation and management of nasal dermoid: a 30-year experience.
OBJECTIVE To review the presentation of nasal dermoid in children and present guidelines for its management. DESIGN Retrospective study (January 1, 1970, through December 31, 2000). SETTINGExpand
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Combinatorial Control of Prion Protein Biogenesis by the Signal Sequence and Transmembrane Domain*
The prion protein (PrP) is synthesized in three topologic forms at the endoplasmic reticulum. secPrP is fully translocated into the endoplasmic reticulum lumen, whereasNtmPrP and CtmPrP areExpand
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Robotic surgery in the pediatric airway: application and safety.
OBJECTIVE To assess the application and safety of transoral robotic surgery in the pediatric airway. DESIGN An institutional review board-approved study. Experimental laryngeal surgery wasExpand
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Mitomycin: Effects on Laryngeal and Tracheal Stenosis, Benefits, and Complications
The management of laryngeal and tracheal stenosis continues to challenge us, despite advances in surgical techniques and better understanding of the wound healing process. Injury to the airway mucosaExpand
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Mitomycin C for the Prevention of Adhesion Formation after Endoscopic Sinus Surgery: A Randomized, Controlled Study
OBJECTIVE: Mitomycin C (MMC) is an antineoplastic agent that has been shown to decrease scar tissue after ophthalmologic surgery. Our goal was to determine whether the application of MMC at theExpand
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