Micro leak of the cuff inflation system of an armored endotracheal tube: an unreported site
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Cuffed armored endotracheal tube
Expired tidal volume
To the Editor,
Informed written consent has been obtained from the patient for publication.
The authors acknowledged Mr. Peter Durai and Mrs. Rajakumari Pugazhenthi for their technical support.
VV was involved in the clinical care of the patient, identifying the cuff leak, troubleshooting the leak, further safe management of the patient, identifying the cause for the leak, reviewing the literature, and drafting the manuscript. GA was involved in troubleshooting the leak, safe management of the patient, identifying the cause for the leak, reviewing the literature and drafting the manuscript. Both authors read and approved the final manuscript.
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The authors declare that they have no competing interests.
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