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Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 397295, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/397295
Research Article

Balloon Dilatation of Pediatric Subglottic Laryngeal Stenosis during the Artificial Apneic Pause: Experience in 5 Children

1Department of Imaging Methods, 2nd Medical Faculty, University Hospital Motol, Charles University, 150 06 Prague, Czech Republic
2Children ENT Department, 2nd Medical Faculty, University Hospital Motol, Charles University, 150 06 Prague, Czech Republic
3Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, 1st Medical Faculty, University Hospital Motol, Charles University, 150 06 Prague, Czech Republic
4Department of Anesthesiology, 2nd Medical Faculty, University Hospital Motol, Charles University, 150 06 Prague, Czech Republic

Received 7 February 2014; Revised 28 April 2014; Accepted 26 May 2014; Published 12 June 2014

Academic Editor: Jan Plzak

Copyright © 2014 J. Lisý 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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