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Screening sinus CT scans in pediatric bone marrow transplant patients.

Authors
  • Billings, K R
  • Lowe, L H
  • Aquino, V M
  • Biavati, M J
Type
Published Article
Journal
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
May 30, 2000
Volume
52
Issue
3
Pages
253–260
Identifiers
PMID: 10841955
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Severity of radiographic sinus disease on pre-BMT CT scans was noted to correlate with clinical and radiographic sinusitis later in the post-BMT course, and was associated with a trend toward decreased survival. Pre-BMT CT scans may be useful in determining which children need early and more aggressive intervention for clinical sinusitis post-BMT.

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