partial laryngectomy

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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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26) published regarding supraglottic laryngectomy using the TRS technique.
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A mucosa-sparing supraglottic laryngectomy was performed without difficulty.
18, and she underwent a supraglottic laryngectomy and bilateral anterior neck dissections (figure 3).
Endoscopic resection or supraglottic laryngectomy with prophylactic neck dis sections are reliable options for eradicating these tumors.
6) The technique is similar to a total laryngectomy on the more-involved side and a supraglottic laryngectomy on the less-involved side.
The patient returned for treatment and underwent a supraglottic laryngectomy with negative surgical margins and a left modified neck dissection.