Vocal Fold Paralysis as a Delayed Consequence of Neck and Chest Radiotherapy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Vocal Cord Paralysis

abstract

  • Radiation therapy has the potential to cause laryngeal neuropathy years to decades after treatment. The potential for recovery is low, but injection augmentation can relieve symptoms. Development of contralateral neuropathy and altered tissue response are considerations in treatment.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/0194599815583476

PubMed ID

  • 25931294

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 239

end page

  • 43

volume

  • 153

number

  • 2