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Pediatric ENT Infections

  • Provides the most up-to-date information by combining ENT and pediatric infectious diseases disciplines

  • Broadens the understanding of ENT infections in children

  • includes COVID-19 infection

  • Reviews the latest treatment modalities

  • Written by international experts in the fields

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Table of contents (92 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxviii
  2. General Overview

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. Immunological Responses to Infection

      • Funda Çipe, Emin Sami Arısoy, Armando G. Correa
      Pages 3-17
    3. Pathophysiology of Pediatric Ear, Nose, and Throat Infections

      • Recep Karamert, Anıl Aktaş Tapısız, Iordanis Konstantinidis
      Pages 19-27
    4. Laboratory Diagnosis for Paediatric Ear, Nose and Throat Infections

      • Hakan Evren, Emine Ünal Evren, Codrut Sarafoleanu
      Pages 29-34
    5. Imaging of Pediatric Ear, Nose, and Throat Infections

      • Çiğdem Öztunalı, Suzan Şaylısoy, Pamela Nguyen
      Pages 35-53
    6. Recurrent Respiratory Infections in Childhood: The Importance of Local Microbiota Modulation

      • Desiderio Passali, Francesco Maria Passali, Valerio Damiani
      Pages 55-62
    7. Role of Allergy in ENT Infections

      • Fatih Dilek, Zeynep Tamay, Anu Laulajainen-Hongisto, Sanna Toppila-Salmi
      Pages 63-78
    8. Ear, Nose, and Throat Infections in Immunocompromised Children

      • Kerimcan Çakıcı, Ozan Gökdoğan, Gülbin Bingöl
      Pages 79-100
    9. Immunization for Prevention of Ear, Nose, and Throat Infections in Children

      • Sibel Laçinel Gürlevik, Ateş Kara, Emin Sami Arısoy
      Pages 101-111
    10. The Role of Surgery in Protection and Treatment of Ear, Nose and Throat Infections

      • Fuat Bulut, Orhan Yılmaz, Ljiljana Jovancevic
      Pages 113-121
    11. Communication with the Infected Child

      • Can Cemal Cingi, Erhan Eroğlu, Gary L. Kreps
      Pages 123-130
  3. Symptoms and Signs

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 131-131
    2. Fever: Pathogenesis and Treatment

      • Edhem Ünver, Nuray Bayar Muluk, Oleg Khorov
      Pages 133-144
    3. Headache in Children

      • Hülya Maraş Genç, Bülent Kara, Çiçek Wöber-Bingöl
      Pages 145-160
    4. Otalgia: Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, and Treatment

      • Mümtaz Taner Torun, Nuray Bayar Muluk, Ahmed El-Saggan
      Pages 161-167
    5. Otorrhea: Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, and Treatment

      • Fatma Ceyda Akın Öçal, Yavuz Fuat Yılmaz, Kevin A. Peng
      Pages 169-178
    6. Hearing Loss

      • Özlem Yüksel Coşar, Nuray Bayar Muluk, Slobodan Spremo
      Pages 179-190
    7. Vertigo and Dizziness in Children

      • Utku Mete, Nuray Bayar Muluk, Claudio Vicini
      Pages 191-199
    8. Nasal Obstruction in Childhood

      • Sinem Gökçe Kütük, Sema Başak, Gordon Soo
      Pages 201-210

About this book

The book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of pediatric ENT infections. It brings together the experience of authors from more than 30 countries  and aims to provide a broader  understanding of the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases in children, that will likely lead to improve their health  globally. In addition to new infections like COVID-19, the work reviews the latest treatments modalities. The list of topics ranges from basic to very advanced and the book will be therefore an invaluable resource for ENT and pediatrics trainees and students, as well as for experienced practitioners in these fields.


  • Pediatric infectious diseases
  • Infections in Children
  • Protection from infectious diseases
  • Rare infections in children
  • Inflammation
  • COVID-19

Editors and Affiliations

  • Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, Eskişehir Osmangazi University, Eskişehir, Turkey

    Cemal Cingi

  • Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli University, Kocaeli, Turkey

    Emin Sami Arısoy

  • Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, Kırıkkale University, Kırıkkale, Turkey

    Nuray Bayar Muluk

About the editors

Cemal Cingi, MD, is a Professor in the Otorhinolaryngology Department at Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Medical Faculty, Eskisehir, Turkey. He graduated from the School of Medicine, Istanbul University in 1984 and then entered the Otorhinolaryngology Residency Programme at Anadolu University, Eskisehir, becoming a Specialist in ORL & HNS in 1990. He was appointed as an Associate Professor in 1995 and as a Professor in 2001. In 2013 he became an accredited Specialist in Mouth, Face, and Chin Surgery. Dr. Cingi served as the Chair of the ENT Section of the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI) and President of the Asian Facial Plastic Surgery Society (AFPSS). He is the editor of the journal ENT Updates and an editorial board member for several other journals. 

Emin Sami Arısoy MD is currently working as a Professor in the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Section of Kocaeli University, Medical Faculty, Kocaeli, Turkey. He graduated from the Medical School of Hacettepe University in 1979. He became an associate professor in 1994 and a full professor in 1999. He worked at Baylor College of Medicine (1992-1993) and at Texas Children’s Hospital (1997-1998) as a pediatric infectious diseases specialist. He is the author of several medical and non-medical books. He is also a co-editor of the Journal of Pediatric Infection Journal. 

Nuray Bayar Muluk, MD, has been working at the Otolaryngology Department at Kirikkale University Faculty of Medicine, Turkey since 1997, and has been a Professor at the same University since 2008. She graduated from Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine in 1990 and completed her ENT residency at the same University in 1994. Her interests include basic research, projects, and rhinology. She has published 220 international and 70 national papers and she is a co-editor of 3 international books, 6 national books and 2 translated books. She has written 17 international book chapters, 47 national book-chapters, and 11 translated book chapters.

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Pediatric ENT Infections

  • Editors: Cemal Cingi, Emin Sami Arısoy, Nuray Bayar Muluk

  • DOI:

  • Publisher: Springer Cham

  • eBook Packages: Medicine, Medicine (R0)

  • Copyright Information: The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2022

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-030-80690-3Published: 20 November 2021

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-3-030-80693-4Published: 21 November 2022

  • eBook ISBN: 978-3-030-80691-0Published: 19 November 2021

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: XXVIII, 1120

  • Number of Illustrations: 33 b/w illustrations, 74 illustrations in colour

  • Topics: Otorhinolaryngology, Pediatrics

Buying options

eBook USD 89.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-030-80691-0
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 119.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 159.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)