Department of Anesthesiology,
Telemedicine Research Center,
Tracheal Disease Research Center,
Department of Pulmonary Medicine,
Lung Transplantation Research Center, NRITLD, Shahid Beheshti University M.C., TEHRAN-IRAN.
Tracheal stenosis is extremely rare during pregnancy and is frequently mistaken for and treated as asthma. We describe the management of anesthesia in a pregnant patient with severe subglottic stenosis requiring rigid bronchoscopy for dilation and laser treatment of the stenotic area. (Tanaffos 2008; 7(3): 76-80)