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Acute laryngeal trauma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8935615     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Although laryngeal trauma is a rare injury, over the past 30 years several authors have reported their experience. Methods of evaluation and treatment are discussed as well as controversial aspects of patient management. The treatment varies with the extent of injury but consists of either conservative, nonsurgical management or surgical reduction. A delay in the early detection of laryngeal trauma may develop into life-threatening airway problems; therefore prompt diagnosis should be followed immediately by skillful airway management.
D J Beasley; R H Miller
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of the Louisiana State Medical Society : official organ of the Louisiana State Medical Society     Volume:  148     ISSN:  0024-6921     ISO Abbreviation:  J La State Med Soc     Publication Date:  1996 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1996-12-24     Completed Date:  1996-12-24     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7505618     Medline TA:  J La State Med Soc     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  143-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Dept of Otolaryngology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Laryngeal Diseases* / diagnosis,  etiology,  therapy
Larynx / injuries*

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