Otite media catarrale in età pediatrica e volo aereo.

Translated title of the contribution: Catarrhal otitis media in children and air travel

R. M. Gaini, M. Di Cicco, L. Pignataro

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Abstract

Fifteen children with otitis media with effusion were followed before and after air travel. The purpose of the study was to determine if the young patients who fly with otitis media with effusion are at risk for the development of "barotitis". No children with otitis media became symptomatic, though same normal ears did become symptomatic. The authors describe the physiopathological details of this different findings.

Translated title of the contributionCatarrhal otitis media in children and air travel
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)699-701
Number of pages3
JournalPediatria Medica e Chirurgica
Volume11
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1989

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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