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Benign Tracheal Stenosis

  • Fernando A. Abdala
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Part of the Springer Surgery Atlas Series book series (SPRISURGERY)

Abstract

Benign tracheal stenosis presents the thoracic surgeon with a variety of challenging situations. This chapter discusses techniques to surgically manage benign tracheal stenosis; stenoses involving the subglottic region or carina are covered in other chapters.

Keywords

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Mechanical Ventilation Tracheal Stenosis Airway Inflammatory Disease Tracheal Resection 
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References

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Thoracic SurgerySwiss Medical Group–Sanatorio de Los ArcosBuenos AiresArgentina

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