Velopharyngeal function after two different types of pharyngoplasty.

@article{Ysunza2006VelopharyngealFA,
  title={Velopharyngeal function after two different types of pharyngoplasty.},
  author={Antonio Ysunza and Ma Carmen Pamplona},
  journal={International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology},
  year={2006},
  volume={70 6},
  pages={
          1031-7
        }
}
  • Antonio Ysunza, Ma Carmen Pamplona
  • Published in
    International journal of…
    2006
  • Medicine
  • OBJECTIVE To evaluate velopharyngeal function after two different types of pharyngoplasty: pharyngeal flap (PF) and sphincter pharyngoplasty (SP). DESIGN Two groups of patients operated on with pharyngeal flaps or sphincter pharyngoplasty were studied prospectively. SETTING The study was carried out at the cleft palate clinic of the Hospital Gea Gonzalez in Mexico City. PATIENTS Fifty-eight cleft palate patients were studied. All patients had undergone palatal repair and showed residual… CONTINUE READING

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