Pediatric primary anterior laryngotracheoplasty: Thyroid ala vs costal cartilage grafts.

@article{Nguyen2010PediatricPA,
  title={Pediatric primary anterior laryngotracheoplasty: Thyroid ala vs costal cartilage grafts.},
  author={Carolyn V Nguyen and John P. Bent and Maulik B Shah and Sanjay R. Parikh},
  journal={Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={136 2},
  pages={171-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare outcomes with the use of thyroid ala cartilage (TAC) and costal cartilage (CC) grafts in pediatric primary anterior laryngotracheoplasty (LTP). DESIGN Retrospective comparison study. SETTING Tertiary, academic children's hospital. PATIENTS Of 45 laryngotracheal operations performed between June 2001 and October 2008 for… CONTINUE READING