Laser surgery of the vocal cord.


A total of 1032 vocal cord operations have been performed by means of CO2 laser in the Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery of the Semmelweis University of Medicine in Budapest in the past 10 years. There were 687 benign cases and 345 malignant cases of lesions discovered. The procedures were performed under general anesthesia in many… (More)