Neonatal Airway Obstruction from an Immature Teratoma: The Challenge of Appropriate Investigation in a Low-Resource Setting.

Teratoma in the nasopharynx is one of the rare causes for nasal symptoms in the newborn. The present report was on a term "neonate" who had respiratory distress from a hidden teratoma. Cheaper and readily available investigation modalities including postnasal space X-ray and examination under anesthesia revealed nothing. A postnasal space computed… (More)