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doi: 10.1097/ACC.0b013e3182a747ac
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A Call of Alert for the Ambu AuraStraight Disposable Laryngeal Mask

Baron-Shahaf, Dana MD, PhD*; Weissman, Avi MD; Katz, Yeshayahu (Shai) MD, DSc

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One day after removal of an AuraStraight disposable laryngeal mask, a plastic laryngeal mask airway cuff shield was retrieved from the oropharynx of a 5-year-old child refusing to eat, drooling, and pointing to her throat. We discuss the reasons why this occurred and suggest how it can be prevented in the future.

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