Dr.K.O.Paulose FRCS, DLO.Consultant ENT Surgeon.
Jubilee Hospital, Trivandrum, Kerala, South India
Microlaryngoscopy is a diagnostic or therapeutic procedure performed to treat pathological conditions in the voice box or the larynx.Here 65 year old patient undergo microlaryngoscopy and biopsy to remove suspected carcinoma from the vocal cord.He used to smoke heavily for 30 years.
Microlaryngeal surgery are performed to address disorders of the larynx. These procedures can biopsy, remove or augment abnormal areas in the throat. Under general anesthesia, a scope is gently inserted into the throat through the mouth. A microscope and long, fine instruments are used to perform the surgery.