laryngostenosis

Summary

Summary: Stricture or narrowing of the larynx. This condition may be developmental or acquired; with progressive respiratory difficulty as a symptom.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Association of airway abnormalities and risk factors in 37 subglottic stenosis patients
    David M Poetker
    Division of Laryngology and Professional Voice, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:434-7. 2006
  2. ncbi Laryngotracheal growth following cricotracheal resection combined with laminotomy. An experimental study on rabbits
    Mark Weidenbecher
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:697-703. 2003
  3. ncbi Surgical management of laryngotracheal stenosis in adults
    Mercy George
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 262:609-15. 2005
  4. ncbi Surgical treatment of exercise-induced laryngeal dysfunction
    Robert C Maat
    Department of Otolaryngology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 264:401-7. 2007
  5. ncbi Cricotracheal resection in children weighing less than 10 kg
    Erea Noel Garabedian
    Department of Pediatric Ear, Nose, and Throat, Armand Trousseau Children s Hospital, Paris VI University, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:505-8. 2005
  6. ncbi Audiovisual assessment of exercise-induced laryngeal obstruction: reliability and validity of observations
    Robert Christiaan Maat
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 266:1929-36. 2009
  7. ncbi Long-term outcome after Griggs tracheostomy
    Ralph Dollner
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Otolaryngol 31:386-9. 2002
  8. ncbi Laryngomalacia induced by exercise in a pediatric patient
    David L Mandell
    Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 3705 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:999-1003. 2003
  9. ncbi Proposal of a new classification for optimising outcome assessment following partial cricotracheal resections in severe pediatric subglottic stenosis
    Philippe Monnier
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne 1011, Vaudois, Switzerland
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:1217-21. 2009
  10. ncbi Partial cricotracheal resection in children weighing less than 10 kilograms
    Christos Ikonomidis
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 142:41-7. 2010

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  1. ncbi Association of airway abnormalities and risk factors in 37 subglottic stenosis patients
    David M Poetker
    Division of Laryngology and Professional Voice, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:434-7. 2006
    ..The study objective is to characterize the airway abnormalities in a series of patients with subglottic stenosis (SGS) as they relate to etiology and risk factors...
  2. ncbi Laryngotracheal growth following cricotracheal resection combined with laminotomy. An experimental study on rabbits
    Mark Weidenbecher
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:697-703. 2003
    ..Cricotracheal resection together with partial resection of the cricoid plate, however, leads to an unstable situation with an impaired airway...
  3. ncbi Surgical management of laryngotracheal stenosis in adults
    Mercy George
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 262:609-15. 2005
    ..Similar to data in the literature, post-intubation injury was the leading cause of stenosis in our series. A resection length of up to 6 cm with laryngeal release procedures (when necessary) was found to be technically feasible...
  4. ncbi Surgical treatment of exercise-induced laryngeal dysfunction
    Robert C Maat
    Department of Otolaryngology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 264:401-7. 2007
    ..The ES procedure is an efficient surgical treatment for exercise-induced laryngeal supraglottic obstruction and the CLE-test eases the selection of patients for surgery and facilitates the evaluation of treatment effects...
  5. ncbi Cricotracheal resection in children weighing less than 10 kg
    Erea Noel Garabedian
    Department of Pediatric Ear, Nose, and Throat, Armand Trousseau Children s Hospital, Paris VI University, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:505-8. 2005
    ..To review cricotracheal resection (CTR) in children weighing less than 10 kg...
  6. ncbi Audiovisual assessment of exercise-induced laryngeal obstruction: reliability and validity of observations
    Robert Christiaan Maat
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021 Bergen, Norway
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 266:1929-36. 2009
    ..75, P < 0.001). The presented scoring system is reliable and valid, and we suggest that it can be used when laryngeal function during exercise is evaluated...
  7. ncbi Long-term outcome after Griggs tracheostomy
    Ralph Dollner
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Otolaryngol 31:386-9. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate laryngotracheal stenoses in the long-term outcome after percutaneous tracheostomy...
  8. ncbi Laryngomalacia induced by exercise in a pediatric patient
    David L Mandell
    Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 3705 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:999-1003. 2003
    ..Here, a case of laryngomalacia induced by exercise in a previously asymptomatic 10-year-old athlete with a remote history of laryngomalacia in infancy is presented, and a review of previously reported cases is provided...
  9. ncbi Proposal of a new classification for optimising outcome assessment following partial cricotracheal resections in severe pediatric subglottic stenosis
    Philippe Monnier
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne 1011, Vaudois, Switzerland
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:1217-21. 2009
    ..We classified patients after incorporating these additional parameters into the original Myer-Cotton classification to assess whether this could better predict the outcome measures after PCTR...
  10. ncbi Partial cricotracheal resection in children weighing less than 10 kilograms
    Christos Ikonomidis
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 142:41-7. 2010
    ..To assess the long-term outcome, safety, and efficacy of partial cricotracheal resection (PCTR) for subglottic stenosis in a group of children and infants weighing less than 10 kg at the time of the surgery...
  11. ncbi Partial cricotracheal resection for pediatric subglottic stenosis: long-term outcome in 57 patients
    Yves Jaquet
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Lausanne University Medical Center CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 130:726-32. 2005
    ..We sought to assess the long-term outcome of 57 pediatric patients who underwent partial cricotracheal resection for subglottic stenosis...
  12. ncbi Silicone T-tube for complex laryngotracheal problems
    Hung Chang Liu
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Mackay Memorial Hospital, 92, Sec 2, Chung San N Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 21:326-30. 2002
    ..However, further validation of clinical details, including operative management and postoperative care, is needed...
  13. ncbi Adult laryngotracheal stenosis: etiology and surgical management
    Robert R Lorenz
    Deaprtment of Otolaryngology and Communicative Disorders, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 11:467-72. 2003
    ..Modern-day surgeons continue to struggle with the prevention and the treatment of this difficult problem, and the purpose of this review is to examine new causes, diagnostic methods, and treatments in laryngotracheal stenosis...
  14. ncbi The role of the CO2 laser in the management of laryngotracheal stenosis: a survey of 100 cases
    Philippe Monnier
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Hôpital Cantonal Universitaire Vaudois, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 262:602-8. 2005
    ..Some guidelines for safe endoscopic treatment modalities with of the CO2 laser, dilatation and/or stenting are proposed...
  15. ncbi Wegener's granulomatosis and subglottic stenosis: management of the airway
    A Alaani
    Department of ENT, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TH, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 118:786-90. 2004
    ..More aggressive or elaborate surgical treatments should be reserved for non-active cases in which patients have not required medical treatment for one year...
  16. ncbi A new stent for the management of adult and pediatric laryngotracheal stenosis
    Philippe Monnier
    Department of Otolarynology Head and Neck Surgery, Iniversity Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Laryngoscope 113:1418-22. 2003
  17. ncbi Chronic subglottic and tracheal stenosis: endoscopic management vs. surgical reconstruction
    Mohammed Mandour
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Alexandria Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria, Egypt
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 260:374-80. 2003
    ..However, if contraindications to open surgery exist, whether local or general, laser-assisted endoscopy with stenting can offer good palliative results...
  18. ncbi Tracheal resection with primary anastomosis: 10 years experience
    Pedro Marques
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital de S João EPE University of Porto Medical School, Matosinhos, Portugal
    Am J Otolaryngol 30:415-8. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to review clinical, imagiologic, and surgical outcomes of tracheal resection in the management of laryngotracheal stenosis...
  19. ncbi Long-term T-tube stenting as definitive treatment of severe acquired subglottic stenosis in children
    Azusa Zaima
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine
    J Pediatr Surg 45:996-9. 2010
    ..We analyzed our results of long-term T-tube stenting for severe acquired subglottic stenosis secondary to prolonged endotracheal intubation in a neonatal period...
  20. ncbi Subglottic stenosis associated with Wegener's granulomatosis
    Michael B Gluth
    Department of Otolarynology Head and Neck Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Laryngoscope 113:1304-7. 2003
    ..To evaluate the outcomes of subglottic stenosis in patients with Wegener's granulomatosis...
  21. ncbi Mitomycin: effects on laryngeal and tracheal stenosis, benefits, and complications
    R Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, The Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 110:1-6. 2001
    ..This study gives promising findings on the efficacy and safety of mitomycin-C as an adjuvant treatment in the management of selected cases of laryngeal and tracheal stenosis...
  22. ncbi Management of subglottic stenosis in infancy and childhood
    J M Triglia
    Department of Pediatric, Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, La Timone Children s Hospital, Marseille, France
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 257:382-5. 2000
    ..After decannulation, 132 children (94%) were able to breathe normally through the upper airway. Perspectives for development of new techniques and improvement of conventional methods are discussed...
  23. ncbi Modern management of laryngotracheal stenosis
    Heather C Herrington
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Laryngoscope 116:1553-7. 2006
    ..Management options include dilation or airway reconstruction including laryngotracheoplasty (LTP), cricotracheal resection (CTR), and tracheal resection (TR). We describe our experience with management of this difficult problem...
  24. ncbi Partial cricoidectomy with primary thyrotracheal anastomosis for postintubation subglottic stenosis
    P Macchiarini
    Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Heidehaus Hospital, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 121:68-76. 2001
    ..We describe a Pearson-type technique and evaluate its results for postintubation subglottic stenosis...
  25. ncbi Airway stenting with the LT-Mold: experience in 30 pediatric cases
    Philippe Monnier
    Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Department, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Rue du Bugnon 46, CH 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:1351-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the safety and efficacy of stenting in upper airway reconstructions for benign laryngotracheal stenosis (LTS) with a newly designed prosthesis, the LT-Mold...
  26. ncbi Outcome of endoscopic management of extensive laryngotracheal stenosis
    Young Ho Kim
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:887-90. 2006
    ..We analyzed the clinical features of laryngotracheal stenosis to search for its possible etiologic factors and its proper preventive methods...
  27. ncbi Changing trends in the success rate of anterior cricoid split
    Brian W Rotenberg
    Department of Otolaryngology, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:833-6. 2006
    ..We determined the historical trends at our institution in the extubation success rate, defined as avoiding tracheostomy, for infants with acquired laryngotracheal stenosis (LTS) who undergo anterior cricoid split (ACS) as primary treatment...
  28. ncbi The feasibility of ultrasound to assess subglottic diameter
    Karim Lakhal
    Groupement d Anesthésie Réanimation, CHU Tours, Tours, France
    Anesth Analg 104:611-4. 2007
    ..The knowledge of airway diameter, especially using a bedside noninvasive tool, could therefore be helpful in anesthesia and intensive care...
  29. ncbi [Tracheotomy in children of the Pediatric ENT Department in years 1995-2005]
    Beata Pucher
    Klinika Otolaryngologii Dzieciecej, Katedry Otolaryngologii AM w Poznaniu
    Otolaryngol Pol 60:525-8. 2006
    ..In 1907 Jackson presented his experience with tracheotomy and provided information on equipment and techniques that are still used nowadays...
  30. ncbi Ten-year review of laryngotracheal reconstruction for paediatric airway stenosis
    Namit Agrawal
    Department of Paediatric Otolaryngology, Evelina Childrens Hospital Guys and St Thomas NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:699-703. 2007
    ..To review the outcomes of paediatric patients with laryngotracheal stenosis treated at our institution by laryngotracheal reconstruction (LTR)...
  31. ncbi Therapeutic concepts in upper airway obstruction
    Thomas Nicolai
    University Children s Hospital, University of Munich, Lindwurmstr 4, D 80337 Munich, Germany
    Paediatr Respir Rev 5:34-9. 2004
    ..Non-invasive approaches will not always be inherently safer than timely surgery...
  32. ncbi Acquired subglottic cysts in preterm infants
    Liane B Johnson
    Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Otolaryngol 34:75-8. 2005
    ..Acquired subglottic cysts (SGCs) are a recognized complication of intubation in preterm infants. A brief window of our experience is reviewed to determine the demographics and outcomes of therapy...
  33. ncbi Vibratory source, vocal quality and fundamental frequency following pediatric laryngotracheal reconstruction
    Kate Krival
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0379, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:1261-9. 2007
    ..This investigation documented the relationship between the site of vocal tract vibratory source (glottic versus supraglottic versus mixed) and vocal function in children following LTR...
  34. ncbi [Preliminary report: observation by video laryngoscope of glottal narrowing due to cricoid pressure]
    Yoshiaki Oshima
    Department of Anesthesiology, Operating Room, Shimane Prefectural Central Hospital, Izumo
    Masui 55:1155-7. 2006
    ..When the applied cricoid pressure is too strong, or the place or direction of the pressure application is not appropriate, glottal closure may occur, but its details are unclear...
  35. ncbi Endoscopic technique to mark the site of tracheal stenosis for resection
    G Lichtenberger
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Szent Rókus Hospital and Institutions, Budapest, Hungary
    J Laryngol Otol 121:790-3. 2007
    ..A technique has been developed of marking the upper margin of stenosis, in order to open the airway at the appropriate level during segmental resection...
  36. ncbi Vascularized hemitracheal autograft for laryngotracheal reconstruction: a new surgical technique based on the thyroid gland as a vascular carrier
    Karen B Zur
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Laryngoscope 113:1494-8. 2003
    ..We introduce a novel technique for restoration of such defects...
  37. ncbi Laryngotracheal augmentation using titanium mesh
    A A Gaafar
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Alexandria, Egypt
    J Laryngol Otol 122:391-6. 2008
    ..The management of laryngotracheal stenosis is still a serious surgical challenge. The fact that there are currently numerous reconstruction procedures indicates that there is at present no standard treatment...
  38. ncbi Long-term complications of artificial airways
    Richard D Sue
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, 37 131 CHS, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1690, USA
    Clin Chest Med 24:457-71. 2003
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  39. ncbi Successful treatment of idiopathic laryngotracheal stenosis by resection and primary anastomosis
    Hermes C Grillo
    Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:798-800. 2003
    ..One needed continued dilation. The median follow-up was 8 years. Surgical treatment gave good or excellent results in 90% of these patients with ILTS. Recurrence or progression of stenosis was not evident...
  40. ncbi CT and virtual endoscopy findings in congenital laryngeal web
    Suleyman Men
    Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Department of Radiology, Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:1125-7. 2006
    ..Virtual endoscopy may provide the information needed for surgery in such cases. Here, we report the computed tomography and virtual endoscopy findings in a 5-year-old child with a laryngeal web...
  41. ncbi Single-stage surgical repair of benign laryngotracheal stenosis in adults
    Jolanda van den Boogert
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Erasmus MC, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Head Neck 26:111-7. 2004
    ..Benign laryngotracheal stenosis causes considerable morbidity. In a retrospective study, we describe the results of our surgical treatment...
  42. ncbi Risk factors for adult laryngotracheal stenosis: a review of 74 cases
    Yekaterina Koshkareva
    Dept of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, 3400 N Broad St, Kresge West 102, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 116:206-10. 2007
    ..We sought to identify risk factors for and review our experience in the management of adult acquired laryngotracheal stenosis (LTS) at an academic urban medical center...
  43. ncbi Objective sizing of upper airway stenosis: a quantitative endoscopic approach
    S A R Nouraei
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK
    Laryngoscope 116:12-7. 2006
    ..Accurate airway sizing throughout treatment is therefore central to managing this condition. We developed a method for objective assessment of airway lesions during endoscopy...
  44. ncbi Airway evaluation of conjoined twins
    Ali Strocker
    Department of Surgery, Division of Head and Neck Surgery, University of California Los Angeles Medical School, Los Angeles, California 90095 1624, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 114:15-8. 2005
    ....
  45. doi The prefabricated sternohyoid myocartilagenous flap: a reconstructive option for treating recalcitrant adult laryngotracheal stenosis
    S A Reza Nouraei
    Department of Otolaryngology, Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK
    Laryngoscope 118:687-91. 2008
  46. ncbi Anterior and posterior cartilage graft dimensions in successful laryngotracheal reconstruction
    Peter J Koltai
    Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:631-4. 2006
    ..To describe the dimensions of cartilage grafts used for successful laryngotracheal reconstruction, with the goal of establishing appropriate sizes for "off-the-shelf" tissue-engineered cartilage grafts...
  47. ncbi Tracheotomy in very low birth weight neonates: indications and outcomes
    Elizabeth A Sisk
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0241, USA
    Laryngoscope 116:928-33. 2006
    ..To review incidence of, indications for, and outcomes of tracheotomy in very low birth weight (VLBW) infants...
  48. ncbi How does cricotracheal resection affect the female voice?
    Marshall E Smith
    Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, 3C 120 SOM, University of Utah School of Medicine, 50 N Medical Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 117:85-9. 2008
    ..We measured the effects of cricotracheal resection on the adult female voice...
  49. ncbi [Maternal and foetal anaesthesia for ex utero intrapartum treatment (EXIT) procedure]
    A S Ducloy-Bouthors
    clinique d anesthésie réanimation, Hopital Jeanne de Flandre, CHRU de Lille, 2 Avenue Oscar Lambret, 59037 Lille Cedex, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 25:638-43. 2006
    ..Volatile anaesthesia with sevoflurane seems to be adequate for these aims. Two cases are described...
  50. ncbi Non-intubation traumatic laryngotracheal stenosis: management policies and results
    Badr Eldin Mostafa
    Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Department, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, 48 Ibn el Nafees str, 11371, Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 263:632-6. 2006
    ..However, most of the patients can be finally rehabilitated with a stable, protected airway and adequate voice albeit at the price of a prolonged series of interventions and a long follow-up...
  51. ncbi [Laryngo-tracheal trauma. Problems in management]
    C Sarafoleanu
    Clinica ORL Sf Maria
    Pneumologia 54:119-22. 2005
    ..The conclusion is that such types of laryngotracheal trauma require a team management (ENT, pneumology and thoracic surgeon) in order to prevent the stenotic and fibrous sequelae which are difficult to treat...
  52. ncbi Mitomycin-c application in airway stenosis surgery: analysis of safety and costs
    Matthew L Ubell
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:403-6. 2006
    ..This study describes a large series of patients receiving topical mitomycin-c (MMC) during airway surgery, including complications, and carries out a cost analysis for its use in laryngotracheal stenosis...
  53. ncbi Cricotracheal resection in nontracheotomized adults: a prospective case series
    Christian Sittel
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 117:288-94. 2008
    ..Cricotracheal resection is a modern technique of airway reconstruction used in cases of subglottic stenosis. We report a case series of adult, nontracheotomized patients...
  54. ncbi Effect of mitomycin in the surgical treatment of tracheal stenosis
    Rodrigo Iñiguez-Cuadra
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:709-14. 2008
    ..To assess the capacity of high and low doses of the antimitotic drug mitomycin to prevent laryngeal stenosis in an animal model...
  55. ncbi The efficacy of mitomycin-C in the treatment of laryngotracheal stenosis
    C Blake Simpson
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Laryngoscope 116:1923-5. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate whether the addition of topical mitomycin-C (MMC) application to the wound site after endoscopic treatment of laryngotracheal stenosis (LTS) resulted in measurable improvement in clinical outcomes...
  56. ncbi Bacterial colonization of airway stents: a promoter of granulation tissue formation following laryngotracheal reconstruction
    S A Reza Nouraei
    Department of Otolaryngology, Charing Cross Hospital, London, England, UK
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:1086-90. 2006
    ..To investigate whether airway granulation, a common occurrence during laryngotracheal reconstructive surgery and a common cause of delays in definitive treatment and treatment failure, is associated with a microbial etiology...
  57. ncbi Traumatic laryngotracheal stenosis--an alternative surgical technique
    Rajan Syal
    Neuro Otology Unit, Department of Neuro Surgery, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:353-7. 2006
    ..Fibrin glue can be used to support free bone/cartilage grafts in laryngotracheal reconstructions...
  58. ncbi Multilevel esophageal biopsy in children with airway manifestations of extraesophageal reflux disease
    Ron Mitzner
    Department of Otolaryngology, State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 116:571-5. 2007
    ..We undertook to determine the role of multilevel esophageal biopsy in children who have airway manifestations secondary to EERD...
  59. ncbi [Transcutaneous identification of cricotracheal and tracheal stenosis]
    G Lichtenberger
    Klinik fur Hals, Nasen, Ohrenkranke, Kopf und Halschirurgie, Szent Rókus Krankenhaus und Institutionen, Gyulai P u 2, 1085, Budapest, Ungarn
    HNO 55:620-4. 2007
    ..This report describes an easy, fast and reliable technique for projecting stenotic segments of the subglottic trachea onto the tracheal front wall...
  60. ncbi Intractable pulmonary aspiration in children: which operation?
    Maky A Hafidh
    Department of Paediatric Otolaryngology, Our Lady s Hospital for Sick Children, Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:19-25. 2006
    ..A comprehensive review of all procedures used for treatment of this condition was also undertaken...
  61. ncbi Polyglycolic acid/poly-L-lactic acid copolymer use in laryngotracheal reconstruction: a rabbit model
    Adam M Klein
    Division of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut 06030, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:583-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate the tissue response and resorption of the polyglycolic acid/poly-L-lactic acid (PGA/PLLA) implant in laryngotracheal reconstruction and compare its dynamic stability with autologous cartilage grafts...
  62. ncbi Stenosis of the larynx and trachea: diagnostics and treatment
    E Zietek
    Department of Otolaryngology and Oncology Pomeranian Academy of Medicine, Szczecin
    Otolaryngol Pol 55:515-20. 2001
    ..In most cases surgical proceeding was multistaged. The best result was obtain after "end to end" anastomosis (all patients were deccanulated)...
  63. ncbi Benign tracheal and laryngotracheal stenosis: surgical treatment and results
    Federico Rea
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 22:352-6. 2002
    ..Benign tracheal stenoses remain the most common indications for tracheal resection. We report lessons learned with surgical management of tracheal stenoses in a consecutive series of 65 patients from the beginning of our experience to date...
  64. ncbi Duration of stenting in single-stage laryngotracheal reconstruction with anterior costal cartilage grafts
    B E Hartley
    Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology, The Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 110:413-6. 2001
    ..For patients undergoing ss-LTR with anterior costal cartilage grafts, no correlation was found between the number of days stented (intubated) and the reintubation rate or the postoperative tracheostomy rate...
  65. ncbi Virtual laryngotracheal endoscopy based on geometric surface modeling using spiral computed tomography data
    Jean Michel Triglia
    Department of Otolaryngology, La Timone University Hospital, Marseille, France
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 111:36-43. 2002
    ..Noninvasive virtual endoscopy could become an alternative to traditional endoscopy under general anesthesia for therapeutic follow-up...
  66. ncbi Concurrent glottic and tracheal stenoses: restoration of airway continuity in end-stage malignant disease
    K Wassermann
    Third Medical Department, University of Cologne, Germany
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 110:349-55. 2001
    ..It effectively relieves respiratory distress and ensures voice preservation. In addition, it may avoid the risks of tracheotomy...
  67. ncbi Augmentation techniques in laryngotracheal reconstruction
    I Eliachar
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Disorders, Ohio, USA
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 49:397-406. 1995
    ..However, the future of laryngotracheal reconstruction is promising with ongoing development of innovative techniques for repair, as well as the prospect of laryngeal transplantation...
  68. ncbi Subglottic resection with primary tracheal anastomosis including synchronous laryngotracheal reconstruction
    F G Pearson
    Dept. Thoracic Surgery, General Hospital Building, Toronto, Canada
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 49:389-96. 1995
    ..Etiology, clinical presentation and management as found in the literature of subglottic stenosis are received. Personal experience and results are reported...
  69. ncbi Prevention of postintubation laryngotracheal stenosis
    P Ferdinande
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University Hospital, K.U. Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 49:341-6. 1995
    ....
  70. ncbi Failed paediatric laryngo tracheoplasty
    Bruce G Currie
    ANZ J Surg 72:316; author reply 316. 2002
  71. ncbi Fetal cricotracheal manipulation: effects on airway healing, cricoid growth and lung development
    Guido Ciprandi
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Research Institute, Via della Torre di Palidoro Passoscuro, 00050 Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Surg Int 19:335-9. 2003
    ..In addition, only a small leakage of amniotic fluid is shown and this could be responsible for normal and mature lungs...
  72. ncbi Severe congenital myopathy with Möbius, Robin, and Poland sequences: new aspects of the Carey-Fineman-Ziter syndrome
    Andreas Dufke
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Am J Med Genet A 127:291-3. 2004
    ..Additionally our patient shows laryngostenosis, intermittent episodes of high blood pressure and Poland sequence as important clinical symptoms.
  73. ncbi Endoscopic mucosal suturing of vocal fold with placement of stent for the treatment of glottic stenoses
    Wen Xu
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Beijing Tongren Hospital, Capital Medical University, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100730, China
    Head Neck 31:732-7. 2009
    ..Stenosis of the glottis can influence both phonation and respiration. The management of laryngeal web is difficult because of the tendency of readhesion to recur locally...
  74. pmc Cyclooxygenase-2 inhibition for the prevention of subglottic stenosis
    Selma Cetin
    Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 138:962-8. 2012
    ..To evaluate the role of targeted cyclooxygenase-2 inhibition in reducing scarring associated with a subglottic airway mucosal injury...
  75. pmc Airway stenting with the LT-Mold™ for severe glotto-subglottic stenosis or intractable aspiration: experience in 65 cases
    Jaber Alshammari
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 269:2531-8. 2012
    ..The softness and smoothness of the prosthesis with a round-shaped configuration of both extremities help avoid ulceration and granulation tissue formation in the reconstructed airway. Adequate fixation is mandatory to avoid extrusion...
  76. ncbi Laryngeal stenosis in a patient with severe congenital neutropenia
    Hideki Bando
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Laryngoscope 123:455-7. 2013
    ..We report the first case of laryngeal stenosis with granuloma in a patient with severe congenital neutropenia (SCN)...
  77. ncbi CHAOS in the mirror: Ballantyne (mirror) syndrome related to congenital high upper airway obstruction syndrome
    Shuyue Ren
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140, USA
    Fetal Pediatr Pathol 31:360-4. 2012
    ..The fetal manifestations of the mirror syndrome and CHAOS overlap, but occurrence of the two in the same patient does not seem to have been reported...
  78. ncbi Airway repair with pedicled composite grafts--clinical experience
    C E Lindholm
    Department of Otolaryngology, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 96:48-54. 1987
    ..In two of the patients, large unilateral laryngeal tumors were removed and the third had a large patent tracheostoma...
  79. ncbi [Spinal anesthesia for a inguinal hernia repair in a small child with laryngeal stenosis]
    Hirofumi Ino
    Department of Anesthesiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Yamanashi, Yamanashi 409 3898
    Masui 58:1017-20. 2009
    ....
  80. ncbi Laryngotracheal transplantation: technical modifications and functional outcomes
    D Gregory Farwell
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California, U S A
    Laryngoscope 123:2502-8. 2013
    ..We describe the unique technical advances, clinical course, and rehabilitation of this patient and the implications for future laryngeal transplantation...
  81. ncbi A cytomegalovirus-associated mass presenting with laryngeal obstruction
    Aaron D Friedman
    Head and Neck Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:1375-8. 2006
  82. ncbi Spondyloepimetaphyseal dysplasia (Hall type) with laryngeal stenosis: a new diagnostic feature?
    Muriel Holder-Espinasse
    Service de Genetique Medicale, Hopital Jeanne de Flandre, Lille, France
    Clin Dysmorphol 13:133-5. 2004
    ..We report a further patient with a mild form of this condition and persistent inspiratory stridor secondary to laryngeal stenosis. This complication has been reported in previous reports and is certainly an important diagnostic feature...
  83. ncbi Endotracheal tube: friend or foe? Bacteria, the endotracheal tube, and the impact of colonization and infection
    Kathleen Gibbs
    Division of Newborn Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Semin Perinatol 36:454-61. 2012
    ..Measures to prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia have been described, primarily in the adult population...
  84. ncbi The first tissue-engineered airway transplantation: 5-year follow-up results
    Alessandro Gonfiotti
    Department of General Thoracic and Regenerative Surgery, University Hospital Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Lancet 383:238-44. 2014
    ..In 2008, the first transplantation of a tissue-engineered trachea in a human being was done to replace an end-staged left main bronchus with malacia in a 30-year-old woman. We report 5 year follow-up results...
  85. ncbi Wound-healing modulation in upper airway stenosis-Myths and facts
    Nir Hirshoren
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Hebrew University School of Medicine Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Head Neck 31:111-26. 2009
    ..As no other treatment options exist, we recommend using these modalities for pharmacologic modulation of subglottic stenosis. Mitomycin should still be considered as an unproven treatment; its use may be considered as an adjunct...
  86. ncbi [3 cases of pediatric subglottic stenosis: use of high-frequency jet ventilation]
    F Gordts
    Dienst NKO, Academisch Ziekenhuis van de Vrije Universiteit Brussel,
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 47:343-6. 1993
    ..High frequency jet ventilation permits an effective diagnostic and surgical approach with unobstructed view of a compromised airway allowing treatment ranging from imminent surgical intervention to an attitude of observation...
  87. ncbi The use of buccal mucosa graft at posterior cricoid splitting for subglottic stenosis repair
    R Thome
    University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Brazil
    Laryngoscope 111:2191-4. 2001
    ..A 27-year prospective, retrospective study...
  88. ncbi [Laryngotracheal widening surgical techniques by external approach]
    M Radici
    Divisione di Otorinolaringoiatria, Ospedale Generale S Giovanni Calibita, Fatebenefratelli, Roma
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 17:179-84. 1997
    ..For each technique indications, pitfall conditions and complications are considered. Long term results are discussed...
  89. ncbi Airway stenting for the treatment of laryngotracheal stenosis secondary to thyroid cancer
    Hidemitsu Tsutsui
    Department of Chest and Thyroid Surgery, Tokyo Medical University Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Respirology 13:632-8. 2008
    ..This study examined the hypothesis that durable and replaceable silicone stents would give better results than self-expanding metallic stents...
  90. ncbi [Endoscope assisted coblation surgery for treating subglottic stenosis]
    Qingfeng Zhang
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Dalian Municipal Central Hospital, Dalian, 116033, China
    Lin Chung Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi 27:587-9. 2013
    ..To introduce a new surgical treatment for subglottic stenosis...
  91. ncbi Laryngeal plexiform neurofibroma in a child
    Fikret Kasapoglu
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Uludag University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir Yolu Uzeri, 10659 Nilufer, Bursa, Gorukle 16059, Turkey
    Ear Nose Throat J 92:E31. 2013
    ..The purpose of our report is the consideration of laryngeal NF in the differential diagnosis of dyspnea in infants and children...
  92. ncbi Posterior glottic stenosis
    G H Zalzal
    Department of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 49:S279-82. 1999
    ..The laryngeal framework is widened by anterior and posterior cricoid split and by stenting. Posterior cartilage grafting reduces scar tissue build-up and the duration of stenting...
  93. ncbi Fraser syndrome with bladder pseudoexstrophy
    J A Daia
    Pediatric Division, Department of Urology, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, MBC 83, PO Box 3354, Riyadh 11211, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 22:455-6. 2001
    ....
  94. ncbi Surgical management of scleromatous laryngotracheal stenosis
    Zakaria Soliman
    Department of Oto Rhino Laryngology, Military Medical Academy, Cairo, Egypt
    Auris Nasus Larynx 40:388-93. 2013
    ..In this work, we presented the experience of our Institute in the management of patients with scleromatous laryngotracheal stenosis using the already designed procedures for traumatic laryngotracheal stenosis...
  95. ncbi Stenting allows weaning and extubation in ventilator- or tracheostomy dependency secondary to benign airway disease
    M Noppen
    Interventional Endoscopy Clinic, Respiratory Division, University Hospital AZ VUB, Free University of Brussels, Laarbeeklaan 101, B 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Respir Med 101:139-45. 2007
    ....
  96. ncbi Laryngotracheal anastomosis: primary and revised procedures
    M Wolf
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel
    Laryngoscope 111:622-7. 2001
    ..The operation can be performed safely, with an expected high rate of success and acceptable morbidity...
  97. ncbi Laryngotracheal stenosis repair using cartilage-derived morphogenic proteins: A pilot study
    LenhAnh P Tran
    Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:477-81. 2006
    ..This pilot study evaluated the role of cartilage-derived morphogenic proteins (CDMPs) as promoters of cartilage growth and differentiation and as a possible alternative to autologous cartilage grafts in laryngotracheal reconstruction...
  98. ncbi Successful reconstruction of extensive laryngotracheal strictures after inhalation burn injury: report of a case
    S Endo
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Jichi Medical School, Kawachi-gun, Tochigi, Japan
    Surg Today 31:1070-3. 2001
    ..Repair was successfully carried out with multiple surgical procedures employing hinge-flap closure tented with autogenous tissue...
  99. ncbi [The usefulness of multislice CT in diagnosis of some laryngeal diseases]
    Stanisław Skrzelewski
    Katedra i Klinika Laryngologii w Zabrzu Sl AM w Katowicach
    Otolaryngol Pol 59:343-9. 2005
    ..In case of vocal cord paralysis this technique is useful in evaluation of the treatment results and prognosis according to the ventilation efficacy...
  100. ncbi Congenital subglottic stenosis in two unrelated pairs of siblings
    O Linna
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Acta Paediatr 93:565-7. 2004
    ..CONCLUSION: Without any surgical intervention all had normal breathing at rest, but inspiratory stridor during respiratory infections and upon physical exercise at follow-up 4-9 y later...
  101. ncbi Idiopathic subglottic stenosis: management by endoscopic and open-neck surgery in a series of 30 patients
    Marco Giudice
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Brescia, Spedali Civili di Brescia, Piazzale Spedali Civili 1, 25123 Brescia, Italy
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 260:235-8. 2003
    ..After repeated endoscopic failures, open-neck surgery by laryngoplasty or laryngotracheal resection and anastomosis is strongly recommended, particularly for complex lesions longer than 1 cm...

Research Grants5

  1. Subglottic Stenosis and Laryngotracheal Mucosal Healing
    PATRICIA HEBDA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  2. PHONATION AND PHONATORY CONTROL IN VOCAL TREMORS
    Marshall Smith; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The experimental phase consists of studies of neuromuscular and respiratory input to the larynx. This information about vocal tremor will be applied to model simulations with the use of physiological signals as input model parameters. ..
  3. Electrode Array Reanimation of the Paralyzed Larynx
    Marshall Smith; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Nerve samples will be harvested and studied to examine the effects of the implanted array on RLN fibers. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  4. Regulation of Murine Tracheal Cartilage Development
    LEILA MANKARIOUS; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  5. FAMILIAL COLORECTAL NEOPLASIA COLLABORATIVE GROUP
    Noralane Lindor; Fiscal Year: 2007
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