Endoscopic resections of glottic and supraglottic carcinomas with the C02 laser

@article{Rudert1995EndoscopicRO,
  title={Endoscopic resections of glottic and supraglottic carcinomas with the C02 laser},
  author={Heinrich H. Rudert and Jochen Werner},
  journal={European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology},
  year={1995},
  volume={252},
  pages={146-148}
}
Clinical experiences with transoral CO2 laser resections of glottic and supraglottic carcinomas are presented. 47 patients with variously sized supraglottic tumors and 114 patients with early glottic cancers were treated at the University of Kiel from 1979 to 1993. Although 10 patients with glottic tumors developed recurrences, curative treatment was possible with either repeat laser surgery (3 cases), irradiation (3 cases) or salvage laryngectomy (3 cases). One patient refused further… CONTINUE READING