Tracheal rupture after blunt chest trauma in a child

J. Mordehai, E. Kurzbart, V. Kapuller, A. J. Mares

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    Blunt traumatic tracheal rupture is a life-threatening injury. The authors report on a 14-year-old boy who suffered such an injury in a road accident, underwent surgery immediately, and survived. The relevant literature is reviewed.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)104-105
    Number of pages2
    JournalJournal of Pediatric Surgery
    Issue number1
    StatePublished - 1 Jan 1997


    • Traumatic tracheal rupture

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Surgery
    • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health


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