FOREIGN BODY IN THE BRONCHIAL TREE: ABOUT A CLINICAL CASE

Authors

  • Ana Margarida Fernandes Department of Intensive Care Medicine of Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova Gaia/Espinho, Portugal
  • Tatiana Fonseca Department of Intensive Care Medicine of Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova Gaia/Espinho, Portugal
  • Daniel Miranda Department of Intensive Care Medicine of Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova Gaia/Espinho, Portugal
  • Paula Castelões Department of Intensive Care Medicine of Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova Gaia/Espinho, Portugal

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.48729/pjctvs.80

Abstract

Healthy man with a history of accidental aspiration of a screw into the bronchial tree. Evolution with unappreciated cough and sputum, with late diagnosis of pneumonia. He underwent therapeutic rigid bronchoscopy, evolving with extensive necrotizing pneumonia, hypertensive pneumothorax and pneumomediastinum requiring venous venous ECMO. Death on D6 of ECMO.

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Published

25-04-2021

How to Cite

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Fernandes AM, Fonseca T, Miranda D, Castelões P. FOREIGN BODY IN THE BRONCHIAL TREE: ABOUT A CLINICAL CASE. Rev Port Cir Cardiotorac Vasc [Internet]. 2021 Apr. 25 [cited 2024 May 21];27(1):55-6. Available from: https://pjctvs.com/index.php/journal/article/view/80

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Images in Surgery