Monday, May 14, 2012

Remember

Neonate turns blue when feeding, turns pink when crying = choanal atresia

may be part of the CHARGE Syndrome

Coloboma
Heart defects
Atresia of the choanae
Retardation (mental)
Genitourinary anomalies
Ear anomalies

suspect if you can't pass an intranasal catheter, confirm with  contrast CT.

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