Current Updates on Choanal Atresia

  title={Current Updates on Choanal Atresia},
  author={Kelvin M-T Kwong},
  booktitle={Front. Pediatr.},
Choanal atresia (CA) is a relatively uncommon but well-recognized condition characterized by the anatomical closure of the posterior choanae in the nasal cavity. Since the original description back in the early eighteenth century, there have been controversies regarding its exact pathogenesis, the optimal surgical approach, and the use of adjunct treatments such as post-surgical stenting and anti-neoplastic agents, despite of abundant literature available. The emergence and development of new… CONTINUE READING
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