Microlaryngoscopic study of 100 cases of Hoarseness of voice.

@article{Ghosh2001MicrolaryngoscopicSO,
  title={Microlaryngoscopic study of 100 cases of Hoarseness of voice.},
  author={Swapan Kr Ghosh and Sarbani Chattopadhyay and Huseyin Bora and Phani Bhusan Mukherjee},
  journal={Indian journal of otolaryngology and head and neck surgery : official publication of the Association of Otolaryngologists of India},
  year={2001},
  volume={53 4},
  pages={270-2}
}
100 patients with hoarseness of voice were studied with the help of microlaryngoscopy along with other conventional methods. The peak incidence of the laryngeal diseases was in the age group between 21 to 30 years (28%). The incidence in males (56%), was more than females (44%). Maximum incidence was found among house-wives (29%). 72% patients had a history of vocal abuse. Commonest disease was vocal nodule (30%). The ratio of unilateral and bilateral affection was near about 5 : 4. Hoarseness… CONTINUE READING