Flexible fiberoptic endoscopy in difficult intubations.

  title={Flexible fiberoptic endoscopy in difficult intubations.},
  author={E. Th. Edens and Rey A. L. Sia},
  journal={The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology},
  volume={90 4 Pt 1},
Intubation problems sometimes occur very suddenly and can be divided into two groups. The expected ones include the patients with a short neck and long teeth, cellulitis of the tongue, large oropharyngeal tumors, obstructing laryngeal tumors, congenital and acquired maxillofacial deformities, ankylosis of the temporomandibular joints, fractures or… CONTINUE READING