The current status of human laryngeal transplantation in 2017: A state of the field review

  title={The current status of human laryngeal transplantation in 2017: A state of the field review},
  author={Giri Krishnan and Charles Du and J. Fishman and A. Foreman and D. Lott and G. Farwell and P. Belafsky and S. Krishnan and M. Birchall},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
Human laryngeal allotransplantation has long been contemplated as a surgical option following laryngectomy, but there is a paucity of information regarding the indications, surgical procedure, and patient outcomes. Our objectives were to identify all human laryngeal allotransplants that have been undertaken and reported in the English literature and to evaluate the success of the procedure. 
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