[Hypoglossal paralysis after septum correction with intubation anesthesia].

@article{Baumgarten1997HypoglossalPA,
  title={[Hypoglossal paralysis after septum correction with intubation anesthesia].},
  author={Val Baumgarten and W. Jalinski and Sonja B{\"o}hm and Elizabeth C. Galle},
  journal={Der Anaesthesist},
  year={1997},
  volume={46 1},
  pages={34-7}
}
BACKGROUND We report a case of irreversible unilateral hypoglossal nerve palsy in connection with nasal septum surgery in intubation anaesthesia. On account of the spatial distance, there is no danger of injuring the hypoglossal nerve during nasal surgery. However, in the otorhinolaryngological and anaesthesiological literature, some cases of hypoglossal… CONTINUE READING