[Obstructive laryngeal disease and obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome, a combination with serious peri-operative risk].

Abstract

We present the case of a patient who was diagnosed with chronic bronchitis, obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome, and large Reinke laryngeal oedemas that were removed by transoral laser microsurgery. In the immediate post-operative period acute respiratory insufficiency occurred due to pharyngeal collapse that required emergency re-intubation, after which the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.redar.2013.10.003

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@article{Ayuso2014ObstructiveLD, title={[Obstructive laryngeal disease and obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome, a combination with serious peri-operative risk].}, author={M Angeles Ayuso and Gerard S{\'a}nchez-Etayo and Miguel Angel M{\'e}ndez Polanco and Raquel Risco}, journal={Revista espanola de anestesiologia y reanimacion}, year={2014}, volume={61 9}, pages={505-8} }