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Old 10-16-2010, 10:19 PM   #1
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need doctor in LA for PFAPA

My son has just been diagnosed with PFAPA. I have done a lot of research and I'm 100% convinced this is the proper diagnosis. The problem is we have seen 4 different doctors with 4 different takes on this illness. I really need a referral from someone who has a good doctor and knows about this illness. I would like an ENT as we are looking into a tonsillectomy.

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Old 10-29-2010, 02:32 PM   #2
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Re: need doctor in LA for PFAPA

I am sorry I dont have a Dr referral for you, but just wanted to let you know I made the same choice as you for T&A surgery. I know it is scary and it is not an easy recovery but it is worth it. My daughter has been fever free for 1 yr this month thanks to the surgery. Good luck and keep us posted.

Old 11-14-2010, 01:33 PM   #3
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Re: need doctor in LA for PFAPA

In Beverly Hills, I can highly recommend Eugene Flaum MD. He is my ENT and is very well known in the field of pediatric otolaryngology.

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