A Rare Cause of Upper Airway Obstruction Isolated Demyelinating Brainstem Lesion


Saltik S., BESLİ G. E. , Koltka N., Akcan N.

PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY CARE, cilt.30, ss.896-899, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 12
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Dergi Adı: PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY CARE
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.896-899

Özet

Acute upper airway obstruction derived from any cause can be a life-threatening emergency in pediatric patients. The major causes are infection, foreign body aspiration, and trauma. However, acute neurological disorders occasionally may manifest as severe airway obstruction.