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Posted on Thu, 29 Jun 2017 in Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
Question: I have been having laryngospasms since difficult intubation during surgery a couple years ago how can i get them to stop is it safe to get an endoscopy having this issue i am afraid it will happen during procedure
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Answered by Dr. Jnikolla 10 minutes later
Brief Answer:
you will be safe, no need to worry

Detailed Answer:
Hello and thank you for asking,

I can understand your concern

Don't worry. If laryngospasms happen during the bronchoscopy procedure you are completely safe because you can be intubated and nothing bad will happen.

Bronchoscopy is very indicative for detecting the cause of laryngospasms and after having the results to decide about the right treatment.

So, please do it and you will be safe

Take care and feel free to ask me again

Dr.Jolanda



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