Choanal atresia refers to a lack of formation of the choanal openings. It can be unilateral or bilateral. Epidemiology It frequently presents in neonates where it is . La atresia de coanas es una malformación congénita poco frecuente. Clásicamente se han descrito cuatro vías de abordaje para su corrección quirúrgica. A atresia de coanas é uma malformação congênita rara da cavidade nasal caracterizada pela obliteração completa da coana posterior. Nos 67% dos casos a.

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Choanal atresia refers to a lack of formation of the choanal openings.

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It can be unilateral or bilateral. It frequently presents in neonates where ve is one of the commonest causes of nasal obstruction in this age group. There is a recognised female predilection.

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Presentation depends on whether it is uni- or bilateral. Unilateral choanal atresia presents late and can be asymptomatic or present with rhinorrhoea.

Bilateral atresia can present with neonatal respiratory distress as infants are obligate nose breathers. Another finding is failure to pass a nasogastric tube.

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