"Choanal Atresia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
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.
Reducing the need for general anesthesia in the repair of choanal atresia with steroid-eluting stents: A case series. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2019 Mar; 118:185-187.
Unilateral choanal atresia masquerading as chronic sinusitis. Pediatrics. 1994 Dec; 94(6 Pt 1):941-4.