Paediatric Cases

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A snoring child
R. Ross Russell (Cambridge, United Kingdom), N. Petrova (Cambridge, United Kingdom)
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A male baby born at 35 weeks gestation
R. Ross Russell (Cambridge, United Kingdom), A. Shahnaz (Cambridge, United Kingdom)
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A 6-year-old boy with recurrent pneumonia
E. Mantzouranis (Crete, Greece)
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Pulmonary decline in a CF patient
M. Stahl (Heidelberg, Germany)
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An infant with congenital diaphragmatic hernia
R. Aniapravan (Cambridge, United Kingdom), R. Ross Russell (Cambridge, United Kingdom)
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An unusual cause of fever and cough
Z. Zivkovic (Belgrade, Republic of Serbia)
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A 14 year old boy from Sri Lanka with a thoracal protrusion
T. Frischer (Vienna, Austria)
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A difficult airway
R. Ross Russell (Cambridge, United Kingdom), R. Aniapravan (Cambridge, United Kingdom)
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Difficult extubation
R. Ross Russell (Cambridge, United Kingdom), R. Aniapravan (Cambridge, United Kingdom)
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15-year-old girl with a history of recurrent haemoptysis
A. Jung (Davos, Switzerland), C. Bütikofer (Zürich, Switzerland)
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6-month-old boy with prominent inspiratory breath sound at agitation
A. Jung (Davos, Switzerland), C. Bütikofer (Zürich, Switzerland)
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1-year-old girl with fever and cough since 2 days
A. Jung (Davos, Switzerland), C. Bütikofer (Zürich, Switzerland)
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16-year-old boy with chronic cough, recurrent dyspnoea and wheezing
A. Jung (Davos, Switzerland), C. Bütikofer (Zürich, Switzerland)
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12-year-old girl with exercise-induced dyspnoea
A. Jung (Davos, Switzerland), C. Bütikofer (Zürich, Switzerland)
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Newborn boy with respiratory distress
A. Jung (Davos, Switzerland), C. Bütikofer (Zürich, Switzerland)
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2-year-old girl with chronic cough
A. Jung (Davos, Switzerland), C. Bütikofer (Zürich, Switzerland)
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3-month-old boy with hoarse breath sound, worsening during crying and respiratory infections
A. Jung (Davos, Switzerland), C. Bütikofer (Zürich, Switzerland)
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9-year-old boy with dyspnoea, fatigue and weight loss
A. Jung (Davos, Switzerland), C. Bütikofer (Zürich, Switzerland)
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3-month-old boy with prominent breath sound since the 3rd week of life
A. Jung (Davos, Switzerland), C. Bütikofer (Zürich, Switzerland)
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5-month-old boy with barky cough and fever
A. Jung (Davos, Switzerland), C. Bütikofer (Zürich, Switzerland)
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8-year-old boy with chronic cough, recurrent wheezing and rhinorrhea
A. Jung (Davos, Switzerland), C. Bütikofer (Zürich, Switzerland)
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3-year-old girl with recurrent respiratory infections, wheezing and dyspnoea
A. Jung (Davos, Switzerland), C. Bütikofer (Zürich, Switzerland)
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3-year-old boy with cough and intermittent wheezing
A. Jung (Davos, Switzerland), C. Bütikofer (Zürich, Switzerland)
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5-year-old boy with chronic cough and rhinorrhea
A. Jung (Davos, Switzerland), C. Bütikofer (Zürich, Switzerland)
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8-month-old boy with stridor
J. Wildhaber (Fribourg, Switzerland)
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36-month-old boy with severe wheeze
J. Wildhaber (Fribourg, Switzerland)
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13-year-old girl with exercise-induced dyspnoea and hoarseness
A. Jung (Davos, Switzerland), M. Moehrenschlager (Davos, Switzerland), C. Bütikofer (Zürich, Switzerland)
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