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Intubation Granuloma-Anaesthetic Management of Airway
Laryngeal granulomas have a variable aetiology. They usually have a flexible stalk, which can dislodge easily during attempt of intubation. Intubation in such patients must be performed carefully to avoid disruption of the tumour.
Intubation Granuloma, MLS Tube, Awake Intubation.
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