Canadian Anaesthetists’ Society Journal

, Volume 31, Issue 3, pp 344–345 | Cite as

Complete endotracheal tube obstruction after nasotracheal intubation

  • Takahisa Mayumi
  • Dai Horikawa
  • Masayuki Miyabe
  • Shuji Dohi


Tracheal Tube Inferior Turbinate Nasotracheal Intubation Suction Catheter Tube Obstruction 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Takahisa Mayumi
    • 1
  • Dai Horikawa
    • 1
  • Masayuki Miyabe
    • 1
  • Shuji Dohi
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of AnaesthesiaAsahikawa City HospitalAsahikawa, Hokkaido
  2. 2.Institute of Clinical MedicineThe University of TsukubaIbarakiJapan

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