Endoscopic Tracheoesophageal Fistula Repair

Contributors: Noemie Rouillard-Bazinet, MD and Deepak Mehta, MD

Endoscopic repair of tracheoesophageal fistula using electrocautery and fibrin glue.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17797/uq9ifhudgd

Editor Recruited By: Sanjay Parikh, MD, FACS

Posterior Cricoid Split and Costal Cartilage Grafting for Bilateral Vocal Fold Paralysis

Contributors: Noemie Rouillard-Bazinet and Julina Ongkasuwan

Bilateral vocal fold paralysis causes airway obstruction and, in some patients, tracheostomy dependence. Posterior cricoid split with costal cartilage grafting can open the posterior glottis and improving the airway.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17797/hyp0b3mzd5

Editor Recruited By: Michael M. Johns III, MD

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