Fiberoptic bronchoscopy-guided percutaneous tracheostomy in an infant

Gönül Küçük, Gülnur Göllü, Ufuk Ateş, Çiğdem Yildirim-Güçlü, Zekeriyya Alanoğlu, Hüseyin Dindar

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Abstract

Percutaneous tracheostomy is a routine procedure in adults; however, it is rarely used in children. In this article, we present a two-month-old infant weighing 3,500 g who was performed bronchoscopy-guided percutaneous tracheostomy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)581-583
Number of pages3
JournalTurkish Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Volume23
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Bronchoscopy
  • Infant
  • Tracheostomy

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