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Awake Fibreoptic Tracheal Intubation in Parotid Abscess


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1 K.V.G Medical College, Sullia, India

Parotid abscess contributes to significant airway compromise challenging the airway management for the anesthesiologists. We report a case of successful awake fiberoptic intubation in parotid abscess.

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Parotid Abscess, Fiberoptic Bronchoscope, Difficult Airway.
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H. Netravathi
K.V.G Medical College, Sullia, India
Anish Sharma
K.V.G Medical College, Sullia, India

Abstract


Parotid abscess contributes to significant airway compromise challenging the airway management for the anesthesiologists. We report a case of successful awake fiberoptic intubation in parotid abscess.

Keywords


Parotid Abscess, Fiberoptic Bronchoscope, Difficult Airway.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.18311/isacon-Karnataka%2F2017%2FEP024