Is the transcervical approach indicated in the treatment of Zenker’s diverticulum (ZD) and, if so, to what extent?
Background: According to the literature, the only existing curative approach to ZD is surgical treatment. While the endoscopic-microscopic method is now established as the treatment of choice, studies have not shown if and to what extent traditional external surgical approaches are needed.
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Study design: Retrospective clinical study.
Setting: Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Erlangen, Nuremberg Medical School, Erlangen, Germany.| | | Next → | Single Page