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Bilateral severe bronchial obstruction after metallic tracheal stent insertion for tracheal stenosis--a case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16450598     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Metallic wire expandable stents are increasingly used to alleviate tracheal obstruction due to malignancies. Patients usually tolerate these stents well and benefit from good to excellent palliation of their symptoms. Nevertheless, some miserable complications have also come to our notice. We report here an unfortunate case in whom severe bilateral main bronchial obstruction occurred immediately after the insertion of a Wall-stent over the tracheal stenosis.
Authors:
Ming-Shan Chen; Yuan-Yi Chia; Han-Liang Chiang; Kang Liu; Yu-Ren Wang; Xuan-De Ye; Hon-Ki Hsu
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta anaesthesiologica Taiwanica : official journal of the Taiwan Society of Anesthesiologists     Volume:  43     ISSN:  1875-4597     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2005 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-02-02     Completed Date:  2006-03-02     Revised Date:  2008-04-07    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101214918     Medline TA:  Acta Anaesthesiol Taiwan     Country:  China (Republic : 1949- )    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  231-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Anesthesiology, Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital, and School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan, ROC. canada.b.c@yahoo.com.tw
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Airway Obstruction / etiology*
Bronchial Diseases / etiology*
Humans
Male
Stents / adverse effects*
Tracheal Stenosis / therapy*

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