nasotracheal tube


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Noun1.nasotracheal tube - a tube inserted into the trachea through the nose and pharynx; used to deliver oxygen
endotracheal tube - a catheter that is inserted into the trachea through the mouth or nose in order to maintain an open air passage or to deliver oxygen or to permit the suctioning of mucus or to prevent aspiration of the stomach contents
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External compression of a nasotracheal tube due to the displaced bony fragments of multiple lefort fractures.
We found that the most frequent position of nasotracheal tube was tracheal followed by esophageal and anterior positions.
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The FFB was then advanced under direct vision between the vocal cords into the trachea, followed by the insertion of the nasotracheal tube.
Preventing pressure sores of the nasal ala after nasotracheal tube intubation: From animal model to clinical application.