Ortner's Syndrome and Endoluminal Treatment of a Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm

@article{Escribano2006OrtnersSA,
  title={Ortner's Syndrome and Endoluminal Treatment of a Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm},
  author={Jos{\`e} F. Guijarro Escribano and J. Carnes and Miguel A. Brinquis Crespo and Rafael Fern·ndez Ant{\^u}n},
  journal={Vascular and Endovascular Surgery},
  year={2006},
  volume={40},
  pages={75 - 78}
}
Left recurrent laryngeal nerve paralysis was first described in 1897 by Ortner in a patient with mitral valve disease. However, this paralysis has also been attributed to other cardiovascular pathologies, such as thoracic aortic aneurysms. In 1971, Parodi introduced the endoluminal technique by inserting endovascular prostheses for the treatment of vascular aneurysms. The authors present a case of acute dysphonia following left recurrent laryngeal nerve paralysis, confirmed by laryngoscopy, in… 

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