Articles tagged with "narrow nasal passages"

Novel Method Overcomes Nasal Discomfort in Office-Based Laser Surgery

What can be done to help patients with narrow nasal passages and/or nasal discomfort during office-based laser laryngeal surgery? Background: Although channeled flexible laryngoscopes have permitted a transnasal approach for biopsies, vocal fold augmentation and unsedated laser laryngeal surgery, some patients with nasal anatomic restrictions experience significant nasal discomfort and cannot tolerate these procedures. Study design: Description […]