What are the AAP recommendations for the use of imaging studies in children with suspected acute bacterial sinusitis (sinus infection)?

Updated: Mar 01, 2018
  • Author: Itzhak Brook, MD, MSc; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommendations do not require imaging in the diagnosis of children aged 6 years or younger to make the diagnosis of uncomplicated acute bacterial sinusitis if they meet the criteria for the diagnosis.


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