Supraglottic laryngectomy: short- and long-term functional results.


A supraglottic laryngectomy offers the possibility of resection of a large portion of the larynx leaving the true vocal cords. From 57 supraglottic laryngectomies performed between 1971 and 1984 in the Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery of the University of Nijmegen, the 5- and 10-year actuarial survival rates were 80% and 59… (More)


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@article{Strijbos1987SupraglotticLS, title={Supraglottic laryngectomy: short- and long-term functional results.}, author={Michiel H Strijbos and Paul van den Broek and Johannes Jan Manni and Patrick L. M. Huygen}, journal={Clinical otolaryngology and allied sciences}, year={1987}, volume={12 4}, pages={265-70} }