Vocal Cord Surgery-Microlaryngoscopy.
This procedure is performed through the mouth under general anesthesia (asleep). A microscope and delicate surgical instruments are used, which allows accurate surgery with minimal surgical trauma to the area.
23 yr old Hari is into modelling and acting in entertainment industry, but his voice is husky and losing confidence in his profession.On examination of the larynx, I found he has singers or vocal nodules on both vocal cords.He will be fine with speech therapy.
A 6 year old child with husky voice being examined by using fibreoptic flexible laryngoscope in the OPD.The nose is sprayed with 4% lignocaine.Examination revealed vocal nodules on both vocal cord (singers nodule).
Dr Paulose FRCS, DLO is Consultant ENT Plastic & Laser Surgeon offering private specialist care for ear nose and throat problems as well as the management Read More…