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After surgery for laryngomalcia, my son still suffers from sleep apnea and reflux ? Can a lung doctor help here ?

My son had surgery to correct his laryngomalcia. He is still suffering with sleep apnea and reflux. His ENT has referred him to a ped. pulmonolgist. Why? What is a lung doctor going to do about a throat defect?
Asked On : Mon, 28 Mar 2011
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dear erin.hidlebaugh

whats age of your son and what surgery he has undergone.
he might have referred t rule out any lung cause for sleep apnea
Answered: Mon, 28 Mar 2011
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