When are imaging studies indicated in pediatric allergic rhinitis?

Updated: Jun 04, 2021
  • Author: Jack M Becker, MD; Chief Editor: Harumi Jyonouchi, MD  more...
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In general, imaging studies are not needed in pediatric allergic rhinitis unless sinusitis is suspected. In such cases, a limited computed tomography scan of the sinuses (without contrast) is indicated.


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