Bilateral medialization laryngoplasty

Gregory N. Postma, Peter C. Belafsky

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Conclusion: Bilateral medialization laryngoplasty appears to be a safe and effective treatment for patients with glottal incompetence due to a wide array of causes. Patients with degenerative neuromuscular diseases and/or poor pulmonary function appear to have inferior results when compared with those with paralysis, paresis, or presbylaryngis. Appropriate patient selection is essential.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationVocal Fold Paralysis
PublisherSpringer Berlin Heidelberg
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)3540237658, 9783540237655
StatePublished - Dec 1 2006

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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