Improvisation of Nasogastric Tube as Distractor Port Sleeve: A Novel Technique

  • Manish J. RaghaniEmail author
  • Sameer Pandey
  • Nisha Raghani
Technical Note


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Conflict of interest

All authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki Declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.

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Informed consent was obtained from all individual participants included in the study.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Dentistry and Maxillofacial SurgeryAll India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)RaipurIndia
  2. 2.Rungta College of Dental Sciences and ResearchBhilaiIndia

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