The Adolescent Ear, Nose and Throat: How to Recognize Common and Serious Conditions

The ENT issues of adolescence are different from those most often seen in younger children. In this talk for PCPs, pediatric ENT surgeon David Conrad, MD, provides keys to thorough examination of the neck, throat and ear; explains how he distinguishes the swollen tonsils of chronic tonsillitis from those of mononucleosis; discusses head and neck cancers sometimes overlooked in older kids; and gives a lesson in eardrum appearance that will have daily value in the clinic. Included: how to be on the lookout for dangerous complications of sinusitis.

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David Conrad, MD.

David Conrad, MD

Assistant Professor

David Conrad, MD, is an Assistant Professor in the Pediatric Otolaryngology section in the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (OHNS) at the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital in Oakland, California. In 2008, Dr. Conrad ...

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