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What are the common problems that pediatric otolaryngologists see?

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Common problems that pediatric otolaryngologists see include ear infections, tonsillitis, asthma, and allergies. Pediatric otolaryngologists also care for children with birth defects of the head and neck. They also can help figure out if your child has a speech or language problem.

From: What Is an Otolaryngologist? WebMD Medical Reference

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Association of American Medical Colleges: "Otolaryngology."

Columbia University Medical Center: "What Is Otolaryngology?'

American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery: "What Is An Otolaryngologist?"

Cleveland Clinic: "Laryngology."

The American Academy of Pediatrics: "What Is a Pediatric Otolaryngologist?"

American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery: "Snoring and Sleep Apnea."

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on May 14, 2019

SOURCES:

Association of American Medical Colleges: "Otolaryngology."

Columbia University Medical Center: "What Is Otolaryngology?'

American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery: "What Is An Otolaryngologist?"

Cleveland Clinic: "Laryngology."

The American Academy of Pediatrics: "What Is a Pediatric Otolaryngologist?"

American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery: "Snoring and Sleep Apnea."

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on May 14, 2019

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