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The ProSeal LMA does not cause laryngeal edema


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Correspondence to Michael S. Stix or Cornelius J. O’Connor or Dennis R. Valade.

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Stix, M.S., O’Connor, C.J. & Valade, D.R. The ProSeal LMA does not cause laryngeal edema. Can J Anesth 53, 961 (2006). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03022842

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