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What is the main purpose of trachea suctioning?
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Dr. Andrew Oswari
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Keep clear airways
It is simply to keep the airways clear for breathing, and to prevent aspiration.

In brief: Keep clear airways
It is simply to keep the airways clear for breathing, and to prevent aspiration.
Dr. Andrew Oswari
Dr. Andrew Oswari
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Dr. James Sidman
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery - Pediatric
In brief: Get rid of mucus
Get rid of mucus that could block breathing.

In brief: Get rid of mucus
Get rid of mucus that could block breathing.
Dr. James Sidman
Dr. James Sidman
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