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Vaporization of ORO-Pharyngeal Lymphoid Tissues — Indications, Techniques and Results in 40 Cases

  • M. Remacle
  • M. Hamoir
  • P. Van Heule
  • Y. Frederickx
  • B. Bertrand
Conference paper

Abstract

The role of the carbon dioxide laser has become established in the management of various congenital and acquired lesions of the airway. The method has proven to be efficient, safe, with minimal operative morbidity and bleeding. About 150 cases have been managed at our institution during the past 4 years.

Keywords

Sore Throat Carbon Dioxide Laser Tonsillar Hypertrophy Lingual Tonsil Cold Knife 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin, Heidelberg 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Remacle
    • 1
    • 2
  • M. Hamoir
    • 1
    • 2
  • P. Van Heule
    • 1
    • 2
  • Y. Frederickx
    • 1
    • 2
  • B. Bertrand
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department for ENT and Head and Neck SurgeryUniversity of LouvainBelgium
  2. 2.University Hospitals of Mont-Godinne and WoluweYvoirBelgium

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