Unilateral vs. bilateral supraglottoplasty for severe laryngomalacia in children.

@article{Reddy2001UnilateralVB,
  title={Unilateral vs. bilateral supraglottoplasty for severe laryngomalacia in children.},
  author={D. Kodandarami Reddy and Bruce H. Matt},
  journal={Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery},
  year={2001},
  volume={127 6},
  pages={694-9}
}
OBJECTIVES To study the efficacy of unilateral supraglottoplasty in comparison with bilateral supraglottoplasty for the treatment of severe laryngomalacia in children and to study factors that may be predictive of major complications or the need for a subsequent contralateral or revision procedure. DESIGN Retrospective medical record review. SETTING University tertiary care pediatric hospital. PATIENTS One hundred six consecutive pediatric patients, aged 9 days to 18 years, who had… CONTINUE READING