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This pre-referral guideline covers Rhinorrhoea/nasal congestion in children of all ages.
Surgery for problems with the nasal mucosa is rarely indicated as it does not correct the underlying cause.
Referral form (pdf)
Parent handout (pdf)
Kids Connect (RCH Primary Care Liaison)
Kids Health Info (Parent fact sheets online)
ED admission enquiries
RCH Drug info-line
Paediatric Handbook Ear, Nose and Throat Conditions, Chapter 21 (pp312-324); Robert Berkowitz and Michael Marks; Seventh Edition, Blackwell
Publishing. By the staff of the Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia