Nasopharyngeal hemangioma causing airway obstruction in infancy

Melvin Strauss, Mark Widome, Peter S. Roland

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The clinical presentation, diagnostic evaluation, and treatment of a 3-month-old infant with symptomatic airway obstruction caused by a nasopharyngeal hemangioma is discussed. The pathophysiology of nasopharyngeal airway obstruction in the infant and the clinical management of hemangiomas of the head and neck are reviewed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1365-1368
Number of pages4
Issue number8
StatePublished - Jan 1 1981


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Otorhinolaryngology

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Strauss, M., Widome, M., & Roland, P. S. (1981). Nasopharyngeal hemangioma causing airway obstruction in infancy. Laryngoscope, 91(8), 1365-1368.