This approach traditionally used a lip split with a mandibulotomy to allow for subsequent radical tonsillectomy and/or pharyngectomy
None of the patients underwent total laryngectomy with partial pharyngectomy
or total laryngectomy with partial pharyngectomy
along with resection of the base of the tongue.
There was no significant difference in fistula rate for patients who had a complete pharyngectomy
versus those that had either a partial or limited pharyngectomy
He underwent total esophagectomy combined with laryngectomy, pharyngectomy
, and lymph node dissection using the large bowel for reconstruction.
This guide to revision surgery techniques is designed for otolaryngology specialists who need a reference for correcting unsuccessful primary surgeries in the head and neck such as adenoidectomies, rhinoplasty and pharyngectomy
while managing the effects of recidivistic disease and altered anatomical structures.
The patient underwent total laryngectomy (TL) with partial pharyngectomy
and hemithyroidectomy in February 2005.
Five patients (62%) had a marginal mandibulectomy, 1 required segmental mandibulectomy and 1 required partial pharyngectomy
The patient subsequently underwent a partial pharyngectomy
with radial forearm flap reconstruction and preservation of the larynx.