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Is MRI Necessary in the Evaluation of Pediatric Central Sleep Apnea?

by on August 25, 2015

Source: Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015 Jul 30.

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Date of publication: July, 2015

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: This study determines the prevalence of central nervous system (CNS) pathology identified on head magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans in children with central sleep apnea (CSA) and assesses the yield of MRI in evaluation of CSA; as well as identifying factors that predict CNS pathology in children with CSA.

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