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Who is most likely to get choanal atresia?

Because choanal atresia is a congenital condition, only infants are affected by it. It is also more likely to be found in females than in males. Overall, choanal atresia is a rare condition, and very little is known about it, so it is difficult to know who is most likely to be diagnosed.

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