Intubation

What is Intubation?

It is putting in an external tube in respiratory tract to aid delivery of oxygen or drugs to patient with difficulty normal breathing.

Questions and answers on "Intubation"

I have been diagnosed with a bowed left vocal cord.

I had a perodidectomy last October to remove a small benogn tumer the size of a marble. Could...

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Brief Answer:
Endotracheal intubation during the procedure could have a role to play.

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Thanks for asking on HealthcareMagic.

I hope...

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I had a hysterectomy on 10/20/14. I have since noticed a hsrd lump on my hard pallate. Could this be caused bu breathing...

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Brief Answer:
You are probably having Intubation Trauma .

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Thanks for the query.

After reading your clinical history it appears...

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Im 3 days post op from gallbladder removal anf I have specks of blood in my phlegm, is that still from the intubation or does that indicate an...

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Brief Answer:
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Detailed Answer:
Hello and welcome

I appreciate your concern

The specks of blood which you referred to are likely to be due...

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