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CASE REPORT
Obstructive retrosternal goitre mimicking severe bronchial asthma in pregnancy
  1. Guo Hou Loo1,
  2. Wan R Wan Mat2,
  3. Rohaizak Muhammad1 and
  4. Mawaddah Azman3
  1. 1 Department of General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, The National University of Malaysia, Bandar Tun Razak, WP Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  2. 2 Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Faculty of Medicine, The National University of Malaysia, Bandar Tun Razak, WP Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  3. 3 Department of Otorhinolaryngology- Head& Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, The National University of Malaysia, Bandar Tun Razak, WP Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  1. Correspondence to Dr Guo Hou Loo, looguohou{at}gmail.com

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  • Contributors GHL and WRWM: contributed in the conception and idea of writing the case report. GHL: performed research and took the lead in writing the manuscript. WRWM, RM and MA: revised the article for important intellectual content and provided critical feedback. WRWM and GHL: revised it for final approval of the version to be published. All authors approved the final version.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent for publication Obtained.

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Footnotes

  • Contributors GHL and WRWM: contributed in the conception and idea of writing the case report. GHL: performed research and took the lead in writing the manuscript. WRWM, RM and MA: revised the article for important intellectual content and provided critical feedback. WRWM and GHL: revised it for final approval of the version to be published. All authors approved the final version.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent for publication Obtained.

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