Membranous choanal atresia

Case contributed by Paresh K Desai
Diagnosis almost certain


Recurrent nasal discharge

Patient Data

Age: 1 month

Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.


CT reveals obstructed posterior choana on right side with fluid in the right nasal cavity and the maxillary sinus. There is no bony choanal atresia.

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