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Free Content Chronic Tracheostomy Balloon Hyperinflation Resulting in Tracheo-Intervertebral Disk Fistula

We report a fistulous communication from the trachea to the intervertebral disk space in a patient with a chronic tracheostomy and review the complications of tracheostomy tubes. To the best of our knowledge, this complication has never been described.

Keywords: CT = computed tomography

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: November 1, 2016

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