Patients with EVA are commonly discouraged from playing contact sports due to concerns about a possible risk for sudden hearing drops or vestibular dysfunction following even minor head trauma.
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Epistaxis may present early in HHT, but is typically mild in the pediatric period and is slightly worse in patients with HHT1.
Given the current evidence available, it is recommended that infants who fail their newborn hearing screening should undergo CMV testing.
One in 20 children are prescribed codeine after undergoing tonsillectomy despite FDA black box warning regarding safety and efficacy issues associated with prescribing the opioid to children after these surgeries.
Currently there is a lack of a validated disease specific, quality of life instrument, available to assess the impact of CRS on the pediatric CF patient population
Esophagoscopy with biopsy is an important adjunct to airway endoscopy in children with refractory aerodigestive symptoms
Incidence of pediatric consumer product ingestion has continued to rise, whereas incidence of aspiration has remained relatively stable
The only treatments that have been clearly shown to be effective are antibiotics for wet CC and inhaled steroids for dry CC