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How do I manage stridor on a daily basis?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

For children with croup-related stridor, steam treatments and cool mist vaporizers can be used daily to manage stridor. Recurring cases of stridor need to be evaluated by a doctor because the cause could be congenital and correctable. If your symptom persists, you may need to see an ear, nose, and throat specialist.

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