Tracheal stenosis - postintubation

Case contributed by Dr Ammar Haouimi

Presentation

Had RTA, admitted in ICU, intubated for 6 months then discharge with Montgomery tracheal tube, presented with dyspnea.

Patient Data

Age: 20 years
Gender: Female

A tracheal stenosis 1.5 cm in length is noted in the mid-trachea, well visualized on the sagittal reconstruction.

Case Discussion

Tracheal stenosis is considered as a complication of prolonged endotracheal intubation. 

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Case information

rID: 68011
Published: 7th May 2019
Last edited: 12th May 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Aurès Medical Imaging Center - Batna Algeria

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