Choanal atresia

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Choanal atresia

Choanal atresia (CA) is a congenital anomaly of the posterior nasal airway characterized by the obstruction of one (unilateral) or both (bilateral) choanal aperture(s) with clinical manifestations ranging from acute respiratory distress to chronic nasal obstruction.

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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version March 2024

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