Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
178 Doctors are Online

Went for endoscopy for throat cancer, cut respiratory pipe. Suggest treatment and cost?

hi i am nirmal i want to ask you a question that my father is serius patient and in ICU he was suffering from throat cancer and in the hospital last month my father went for endoscopy and during the process the doctor cut the respiratory pipe of my father and becouse of that he is serius in ICU and the doctor over there is suggesting to change the respiratory pipe so i would like to ask you which place in india will it be best to change the pipe and how much will be the cost and will it be successfull for my father in emergency suitation...please reply
Asked On : Sat, 30 Jun 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  185
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
ENT Specialist 's  Response
Hi, I wonder what you are describing. It does not read logical that a doctor has cut the respiratory pipe and it needs changing. Respiratory pipe can be injured and may need repair, stenting or resection anastomosis of trachea. If that is needed there are many places in India where this can be done and any trained head and neck surgeon will do this. But underlying cause which is the reason behind the poor general condition needs to be assessed and tackled accordingly. Regards
Answered: Tue, 12 Nov 2013
I find this answer helpful

 1 user finds this helpful

Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor