Electromyography-Guided Botulinum Toxin Injection Into the Cricothyroid Muscles in Bilateral Vocal Fold Abductor Paralysis.


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Sahin M., Aydogdu I. , Akyildiz S. , Erdinc M., Ozturk K. , Ogut F.

Clinical and experimental otorhinolaryngology, cilt.10, ss.193-202, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 10 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.21053/ceo.2016.00241
  • Dergi Adı: Clinical and experimental otorhinolaryngology
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.193-202

Özet

Objectives. Bilateral vocal fold abductor paralysis (BVFAP) both deteriorates quality of life and may cause life-threatening respiratory problems. The aim of this study was to reduce respiratory symptoms in BVFAP patients using cricothyroid (CT) botulinum toxin (BTX) injection.