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endotracheal Line breaks: endo|tracheal
Pronunciation: /ˌɛndə(ʊ)ˈtreɪkɪəl/

Definition of endotracheal in English:


Situated or occurring within or performed by way of the trachea: an endotracheal tube
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  • Patients with compromised airways and respiratory failure will require immediate endotracheal intubation and positive pressure ventilation.
  • Many of the survivors would also have died if there had been no endotracheal tube.
  • He was anaesthetised and an endotracheal tube inserted, along with an internal stethoscope and temperature probe.


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