Unilateral vocal cord paralysis following endotracheal intubation--a case report.

Abstract

A 41-year-old man of ASA physical status class I was scheduled to receive the video-assisted thoracoscopic T2 sympathectomy for hyperhidrosis palmaris. The elective surgery was performed smoothly under general anesthesia with endotracheal intubation. However, the patient complained of hoarseness in the postoperative period. A stroboscopic examination showed… (More)

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@article{Lu1999UnilateralVC, title={Unilateral vocal cord paralysis following endotracheal intubation--a case report.}, author={Yu Hua Lu and M W Hsieh and Yu Tong}, journal={Acta anaesthesiologica Sinica}, year={1999}, volume={37 4}, pages={221-4} }