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HK J Paediatr (New Series)
Vol 8. No. 2, 2003

HK J Paediatr (New Series) 2003;8:126-129

Case Report

Double Aortic Arch Presenting as Neonatal Stridor

YT Chan, DKK Ng, ASF Chong, JCS Ho


Abstract

Stridor is a common complaint in neonates. Association with respiratory distress mandates early flexible bronchoscopic examination of the airway. We report a case of double aortic arch who presented with stridor and respiratory distress. Management of double aortic arch was discussed. Persistence of stridor after surgery and its management was highlighted.

Keyword : CPAP; Double aortic arch; Newborn; Non-invasive ventilation; Stridor


Abstract in Chinese

 
 

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