What is Tracheobronchial Stent?

Category: Procedures


Tracheobronchial Stent is a tube placed in the trachea or bronchi to keep a blocked airway open. The stents may be metallic, plastic, or silicone and may be used in the treatment of tracheobronchomalacia.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Tracheobronchial Stent

Side effect Patients
Altered mental status 1
Choking on my saliva when relaxed and forget to swallow 1
Excess mucus 1
Fast vocal fatigue 1
Fever 1
Voice changes 1


Based on patients currently having Tracheobronchial Stent

Dosage Patients
every 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
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