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Anaesthesia Management for Removal of Foreign Body in Larynx of 2-Year-Old Child


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1 Dr. D.Y Patil Medical College, Pimpri-Pune, India

Foreign body impaction or aspiration is common in paediatric age group and cause of significant morbidity and mortality. The anesthetic challenge consists of respiratory distress and there may be complete occlusion at glottic level or tracheal level.


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Foreign Body, Larynx, Cough, Bronchoscope, Ventilation, Endotracheal Tube.
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Hashim Qadri
Dr. D.Y Patil Medical College, Pimpri-Pune, India
Smita Joshi
Dr. D.Y Patil Medical College, Pimpri-Pune, India
Arnab Paul
Dr. D.Y Patil Medical College, Pimpri-Pune, India

Abstract


Foreign body impaction or aspiration is common in paediatric age group and cause of significant morbidity and mortality. The anesthetic challenge consists of respiratory distress and there may be complete occlusion at glottic level or tracheal level.


Keywords


Foreign Body, Larynx, Cough, Bronchoscope, Ventilation, Endotracheal Tube.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.18311/isacon-Karnataka%2F2017%2FEP044