partial laryngectomy

partial laryngectomy

incomplete resection of the larynx in which the supraglottic portion is removed preserving the vocal cords.

par·tial la·ryn·gec·to·my

(pahr'shăl lar'in-jek'tŏ-mē)
Incomplete resection of the larynx in which the supraglottic portion is removed, preserving the vocal cords.
Synonym(s): horizontal laryngectomy, supraglottic laryngectomy.
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Compared to radiotherapy (RT) and open partial laryngectomy, the advantages of TLM include the application in the outpatient status, shorter treatment period, repetition in recurrences, choice of RT in second primary tumor and recurrent tumor cases, opportunity to perform salvage partial open surgery after TLM if needed, and no need of tracheostomy and feeding tube (3).
6 In case of recurrence after treatment, partial laryngectomy or total laryngectomy can be used, but the methods are not effective for locally advanced laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma.
Comparison of external radiotherapy, laser microsurgery and partial laryngectomy for the treatment of T1N0M0 glottic carcinomas: A retrospective evaluation.
Patients with partial laryngectomy, those who visited the club less than once a month and with whom it was found difficult to develop doctor-patient relationship were excluded.
The most appropriate treatment for benign laryngeal tumors is resection of the neoplasm and the submucosa or a partial laryngectomy.
Herein, we present the first TORS supraglottic partial laryngectomy performed in Puerto Rico or in any region in Latin America.
He subsequently had right vertical partial laryngectomy and laryngoplasty.
Larynx and Hypopharynx: Vocal cord tumours, hemangioma of the CO2 and KTP Lasers larynx, glottic web (iatrogenic or congenital), Partial laryngectomy and hypopharyngeal tumours.
Common causes of laryngeal stenosis include trauma, tracheostomy, partial laryngectomy, granulomatous diseases like TB, Scleroma, Wagener's granulomatosis etc.

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