Pediatric hypoglossal nerve stimulator implantation with postoperative assessment using home sleep apnea testing

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Abstract Research trial data suggests hypoglossal nerve stimulation (HNS) is an effective treatment for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in children with Down syndrome. We present a 13-year-old patient with Down…

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Retropharyngeal medialized internal carotid artery encountered prior to pediatric tonsillectomy: A case report and review of the literature

Jul 5, 2021 by in OTOLARYNGOLOGY Comments Off on Retropharyngeal medialized internal carotid artery encountered prior to pediatric tonsillectomy: A case report and review of the literature

Abstract Tonsillectomy is one of the most common surgical procedures performed in the United States with approximately 339,000 ambulatory tonsillectomies performed in 2010. Of these, an estimated 299,000 tonsillectomies were…

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