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Case Reports in Veterinary Medicine
Volume 2013, Article ID 234598, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/234598
Case Report

Anesthetic and Airways Management of a Dog with Severe Tracheal Collapse during Intraluminal Stent Placement

1Anesthesiology and Pain Therapy Division, Department of Veterinary Clinical Science, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Berne, Switzerland
2Radiology Division, Department of Veterinary Clinical Science, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Berne, Switzerland
3Surgery Division, Department of Veterinary Clinical Science, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Berne, Switzerland

Received 23 October 2013; Accepted 8 December 2013

Academic Editors: K. K. Adamama-Moraitou and J. S. Munday

Copyright © 2013 M. Argano 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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