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Acute Airway Obstruction Secondary to Bilateral Broncholithiasis*

Nicole C. Hodgson, MD; Richard I. Inculet, MD, FCCP
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*From the Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada.

Correspondence to: Richard I. Inculet, MD, FCCP, Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Western Ontario, Suite N346, 375 South St, London, Ontario N6A 4G5, Canada; e-mail: rinculet@lhsc.on.ca



Chest. 2000;117(4):1205-1207. doi:10.1378/chest.117.4.1205
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We report a case of acute airway obstruction secondary to bilateral broncholiths. Successful management was achieved with rigid bronchoscopy.

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