Completely Endoscopic Approach Using a Skeeter Drill to Treat Bilateral Congenital Choanal Atresia in a 33  Week Born Pre-term Baby

We present a case of a premature baby of 1.10  kg, who developed respiratory distress and was diagnosed with bilateral CA. A nasal airway was created endoscopically using a skeeter drill.
Source: Indian Journal of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery - Category: ENT & OMF Source Type: research

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Publication date: September 2019Source: Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology, Volume 21Author(s): R.K. Murali Baskaran, J. Sridhar, K.C. Sharma, S. Senthil-NathanAbstractLight and pheromone trap-catches of yellow stem-borer (YSB) [Scirpophaga incertulas (Walker)] were monitored in low-land rice during summer 2017 in the Chhattisgarh, India region to develop biological control management strategies for areas with low winter temperatures. High catches of males and females in light trap started during March 05 to 11th, 2017, in association with 8.5% dead-heart symptom, indicative of YSB damage to the central shoot, whi...
Source: Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology - Category: Biotechnology Source Type: research
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Source: Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology - Category: Biotechnology Source Type: research
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Source: International Journal of Radiation Oncology * Biology * Physics - Category: Radiology Authors: Tags: Feature Source Type: research
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Source: Advances in Space Research - Category: Science Source Type: research
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Source: Current Nutrition and Food Science - Category: Nutrition Source Type: research
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Source: MDDI - Category: Medical Devices Authors: Tags: Cardiovascular Source Type: news
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Source: Journal of Contemporary Brachytherapy - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: J Contemp Brachytherapy Source Type: research
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Source: International Journal of Environmental Analytical Chemistry - Category: Chemistry Authors: Source Type: research
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Source: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health - Category: Environmental Health Authors: Tags: Article Source Type: research
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Source: OnMedica Latest News - Category: UK Health Source Type: news
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