Right mainstem bronchus endotracheal and nasogastric tubes

Case contributed by Dr Morlie L Wang

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Reason on requisition: NGT placement

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Male

R mainstem bronchus endotracheal tube and nasogastric tube

There has been intubation of the R mainstem bronchus with the endotracheal and nasogastric tubes.

Case Discussion

There has been inadvertent intubation of the right mainstem bronchus with the endotracheal and nasogastric tubes.

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Case Information

rID: 13951
Case created: 2nd Jun 2011
Last edited: 17th Dec 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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