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Tracheostomy Care at Home

​Tracheostomy is a surgically-created hole in the neck below the vocal cords. A tracheostomy tube is inserted through the opening to allow air passage into lungs when the patient cannot breathe on his/her own.

When the tube is no longer needed, your doctor will remove it. The tracheostomy hole usually heals on its own.

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2019/08/22
2019/08/22
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