Medical devices in the neck

Dr Craig Hacking et al.

Medical devices in the neck are regularly observed by radiologists on plain film and CT reporting. They include devices which pass through the neck onto the chest and stomach.

  • nasogastric tube / nasojejunal tube / orogastric tube
  • nasopharyngeal/oropharyngeal airways
  • endotracheal tubes
  • tracheostomies
  • Passy-Muir valve

  • ACDF internal fixation
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rID: 40898
Section: Gamuts
Tags: refs, cases
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