Evaluation of voice and quality of life after transoral endoscopic laser resection of early glottic carcinoma

Conclusion: Transoral laser resection of T1 and T2 glottic carcinoma enables adequate tumour tissue excision with preservation of acceptable vocal function. Most patients’ post-operative quality of life is very good. Anterior commissure web formation is associated with poorer vocal function.

from the Journal of Laryngology and Otology

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