TITLE

Assessment of the lingual tonsil and vallecula during fiberoptic intubation

AUTHOR(S)
Adachi, Yushi U.; Satomoto, Maiko; Higuchi, Hideyuki; Watanabe, Kazuhiko; Uchihashi, Yoshitaka; Satoh, Tetsuo
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Journal of Anesthesia;2002, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p345
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with a study which assessed lingual tonsil and vallecula during fiberoptic intubation. Risk of hypertrophied lingual tonsil during the induction of anesthesia; Observations on the characteristics of fiber damage; Identification of patients' response to retrospective screening.
ACCESSION #
8533522

 

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