Rigid bronchoscopy for the suspicion of foreign body in the airway

Aydogan L., Tuncer U., Soylu L., Kiroglu M., Ozsahinoglu C.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, vol.70, no.5, pp.823-828, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Objective: Airway foreign bodies present a diagnostic dilemma and has been recognized for many years. Since aspiration of foreign bodies can be a serious and sometimes fatal problem, early intervention and proper management is vital.