Contemporary Management of Idiopathic Laryngotracheal Stenosis Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • Idiopathic laryngotracheal stenosis is a rare but well-described indication for subglottic tracheal resection. Initially described by Pearson in 1975, the 1-stage subglottic tracheal resection with reconstruction of the airway ensures preservation of the recurrent laryngeal nerves while resulting in an effective and durable repair of the stenosis.

publication date

  • May 2018