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Picture of Laryngofissure (Thyrotomy)

To expose the endolarynx for a vertical hemilaryngectomy, the thyroid cartilage has been slit in the midline from the thyroid notch to the cricothyroid membrane.  The left vocal cord carcinoma is visible.

Otolaryngology Houston

Bechara Y. Ghorayeb, MD
8830 Long Point, Suite 806
Houston, Texas 77055
For appointments, call 713 464 2614