laryngotracheal reconstruction

laryngotracheal reconstruction

ENT Any of the operative techniques used to enlarge and stabilize the upper airway
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A staged laryngotracheal reconstruction using alloplast (Proplast) in the canine model.
Their topics include oral cavity reconstruction, laryngotracheal reconstruction with prefabricated free flaps and tracheal allotransplantation, principles of multidisciplinary care in head and neck cancer treatments, postoperative care and management of surgical complications, and imaging and computer modeling in head and neck reconstruction.
Cheu & Chen et al (6) reported laryngotracheal reconstruction with costal cartilage grafting.
sup][11] One of their patients failed to decannulate after nine months of stenting, and required a second laryngotracheal reconstruction procedure and stenting for a further 13 months before ultimate decannulation.
In 20 chapters, otolaryngologists and anesthesiologists from the US address otitis media, sensorineural hearing loss, vestibular dysfunction, cochlear implants, facial nerve paralysis, infectious and inflammatory disorders of the tonsils and adenoid, obstructive sleep apnea, sinusitis, allergic rhinitis, anesthesia, tracheostomy, esophageal and swallowing disorders, recurrent respiratory papillomatosis, inflammatory airway disease, upper airway obstruction, voice issues, laryngotracheal reconstruction, neck infections, congenital neck masses, and malignant neck tumors.
Laryngotracheal reconstruction in congenital laryngeal webs and atresias.
It allowed his ENT specialist to proceed with laryngotracheal reconstruction (he had a grade 4 complete subglottic stenosis due to intubation trauma during the newborn period).
The choice of specific approach--which may include either thyrotomy with a keel stent, a laryngotracheal reconstruction with a stent, or a single-stage laryngotracheoplasty--depends on the type of lesion.
15) When an open surgical laryngotracheal reconstruction is considered (i.
6) In this article, we discuss the results of laryngotracheal reconstruction procedures that involved the use of muscle-pedicle hyoid bone as a grafting material.
Adjunctive measures for successful laryngotracheal reconstruction.
25,37) Reflux increases the risk of stenosis in animal models and is assumed to account for a significant number of patients in whom laryngotracheal reconstruction fails.