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Hypermobile laryngeal granulomas: a potential cause of false negative cuff leak test

Ankur Khandelwal, Bhagya Ranjan Jena, Niraj Kumar, Ashutosh Kaushal
DOI: 10.5603/AIT.2017.0013
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Pubmed: 28362036
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Anaesthesiol Intensive Ther 2017;49(1):77-78.

open access

Vol 49, No 1 (2017)
Letters to editor
Published online: 2017-03-31
Submitted: 2017-01-27
Accepted: 2017-02-09

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Title

Hypermobile laryngeal granulomas: a potential cause of false negative cuff leak test

Journal

Anaesthesiology Intensive Therapy

Issue

Vol 49, No 1 (2017)

Pages

77-78

Published online

2017-03-31

DOI

10.5603/AIT.2017.0013

Pubmed

28362036

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Anaesthesiol Intensive Ther 2017;49(1):77-78.

Authors

Ankur Khandelwal
Bhagya Ranjan Jena
Niraj Kumar
Ashutosh Kaushal

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