Misplaced endotracheal tube

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


Patient intubated for respiratory compromise.

Patient Data

Age: 45-50 years

Endotracheal tube positioned in the right main bronchus.


A now well positioned endo-tracheal tube.

Case Discussion

In this case we see a malpositioned endotracheal tube

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Case information

rID: 25335
Case created: 20th Oct 2013
Last edited: 15th Dec 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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