Nasal Obstruction in Neonates and Children

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Abstract

Nasal obstruction in the neonate may lead to serious consequences including respiratory distress or failure to thrive. While bilateral nasal obstruction often presents in the neonatal period, unilateral nasal obstruction may not present until much later in life, with chronic nasal drainage, skin irritation, and congestion (Gnagi and Schraff 2013).

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Perinatal and Clinical Genetics, Department of PediatricsLSU Health Sciences CenterShreveportUSA

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