Dysphagia, hoarseness, and globus in a postoperative patient.

  title={Dysphagia, hoarseness, and globus in a postoperative patient.},
  author={Russel Kahmke and Charles Ryan Woodard},
  journal={American journal of otolaryngology},
  volume={36 2},
Sore throat, hoarseness, and dysphagia are known and recognized postoperative complications of laryngeal mask airway use during operative procedures. The patient's symptoms, present immediately after surgery, are thought related to airway manipulation. Airway foreign bodies, although low on the differential, can cause similar symptoms. We present a case of a single patient who presented to a tertiary care center after an elective outpatient procedure with postoperative sore throat, hoarseness… CONTINUE READING
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