Title

Airway management in a patient with huge neck mass

Document Type

Article

Department

Anaesthesia

Abstract

Airway management of patient with huge neck swelling is always challenging for the anaesthetist. We describe successful management of a patient who presented in our ER with stridor as a result of massively enlarged thyroid gland. Varieties of options are available for appropriate airway management in such cases which are discussed.

Publication

Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association