Zhonghua Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi 2022 Apr;57(4):505-509
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, the Fourth Medical Center of the People's Liberation Army General Hospital, Beijing 100142, China ColIege of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chinese People's Liberation Army General Hospital, National Clinical Research Center for Otolaryngologic Diseases, Beijing 100048, China.
To assess the incidence of symptomatic torus tubarius hypertrophy (TTH) in recurred OSA in children, and to explore the preliminary experience of partial resection of TTH assisted with radiofrequency ablation. From January 2004 to February 2020, 4 922 children, who diagnosed as OSA and received adenotonsillectomy at the Department of Otolaryngology, The 4th Medical Center of the PLA General Hospital, were retrospectively reviewed. There were 3 266 males and 1 656 females, the age ranged from 1 to 14 years old(median age of 5. Read More