A cervical mass associated with positive pressure on the airway

M. C. Newland, J. W. Chapin, D. W. Wingard

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The spontaneous appearance of a mass in the neck shortly after induction of anesthesia in a 9 year old boy was cause for concern. Several possibilities were considered for differential diagnosis, and finally anesthesia was discontinued and further evaluation was done to make definitive diagnosis of herniation of the lung.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)341-343
Number of pages3
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 1976


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  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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