publication . Article . 2007

Tracheal Compression in a Patient with Marfan’s Syndrome-Associated Tracheomegaly Treated by an XXL Stent: The Largest Diameter Airway Stent Ever Placed in a Previously Undescribed Airway Condition

Iker Fernández-Navamuel; Hervé Dutau; David P. Breen; Arnaud Cavailles;
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  • Published: 21 Sep 2007 Journal: Respiration, volume 77, pages 97-101 (issn: 0025-7931, eissn: 1423-0356, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: S. Karger AG
Abstract
A 43-year-old man was referred to our institution with severe extrinsic compression of the trachea at the level of the main carina secondary to an aortic aneurysm, causing respiratory distress and req
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Medical Subject Headings: respiratory systemcardiovascular system
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