Diagnosis - Pediatric Surgery

Tracheotomy

The procedure called tracheotomy (also known under the terms pharyngotomy, laryngotomy, and tracheostomy) is performed via making an incision on the front of the neck. The opening is a direct airway through an incision in the trachea. The opening can serve separately as an airway as well as an aditus for a tracheostomy tube. The patient has the chance to breathe without using nose or mouth when. Either technique the surgical and percutaneous are widely used in present surgical practice.

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  • HELIOS Hospital Berlin Buch

    HELIOS Hospital Berlin Buch

    The new HELIOS Hospital in Berlin-Buch, one of the largest new hospital complexes in Europe was opened in July 2007. With 1.100 hospital beds and 26 medical departments the new campusis state-of-the-art, maximum care hospital that provides the highest levels of medical care and comfort.

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  • HELIOS Hospital Krefeld-Duesseldorf

    HELIOS Hospital Krefeld-Duesseldorf

    Krefeld is located close to Duesseldorf and its international airport, which is one of the largest in Germany. The HELIOS Hospital Krefeld has a long history that reaches back to 1845. Since this time the hospital is known for medical care on the highest level.

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