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Case Reports in Anesthesiology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 674918, 2 pages
Case Report

Mounier-Kuhn Syndrome: Anesthetic Experience

1Drexel University College of Medicine and Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
2Department of Anesthesiology, Drexel University College of Medicine and Hahnemann University Hospital, New College Building, Room 7502, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA

Received 28 November 2011; Accepted 2 February 2012

Academic Editors: R. S. Gomez, T. Ho, and D. Lee

Copyright © 2012 Deepu Sasikumaran Ushakumari et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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