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Is the laryngoplasty a successful method after total laryngectomy?
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PMID:  3449036     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Laryngoplasty as outlined by STAFFIERI (1973) is a new surgical technique for vocal rehabilitation after total laryngectomy. After the creation of the neoglottis however many complications such as aspiration and narrowing occur. Out of 36 patients who underwent total laryngectomy and vocal rehabilitation with the technique of Staffieri 13 achieved a good result. Twenty-three patients failed to develop voice production as a result of altered swallowing function.
A Klima
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Auris, nasus, larynx     Volume:  14     ISSN:  0385-8146     ISO Abbreviation:  Auris Nasus Larynx     Publication Date:  1987  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1988-06-02     Completed Date:  1988-06-02     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7708170     Medline TA:  Auris Nasus Larynx     Country:  JAPAN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  101-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
HNO-Universitätsklinik, Frankfurt/Main, West Germany.
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MeSH Terms
Carcinoma, Squamous Cell / surgery
Evaluation Studies as Topic
Laryngeal Neoplasms / surgery
Middle Aged
Pharyngostomy / adverse effects,  methods*
Retrospective Studies
Speech, Alaryngeal / methods*
Tracheostomy / adverse effects,  methods*

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