CQ46. Is Phonetic Function Improved by Reconstruction of the Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve?

  • Hiroyuki Iwasaki
  • Wataru Kitagawa


The recurrent laryngeal nerve may be resected at surgery for differentiated carcinoma extending to the nerve. This CQ indicates reconstruction of the recurrent laryngeal nerve after its resection from the aspect of phonetic function recovery.


Thyroid Carcinoma Nerve Paralysis Vocal Cord Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Paralysis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SurgeryAtami Hospital, International University of Health and WelfareAtamiJapan
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryIto HospitalTokyoJapan

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