Pharyngocutaneous fistula following laryngectomy


Soylu L., Kiroglu M., Aydogan B., Cetik F., Kiroglu F., Akcali C., et al.

HEAD AND NECK-JOURNAL FOR THE SCIENCES AND SPECIALTIES OF THE HEAD AND NECK, cilt.20, ss.22-25, 1998 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 20 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 1998
  • Dergi Adı: HEAD AND NECK-JOURNAL FOR THE SCIENCES AND SPECIALTIES OF THE HEAD AND NECK
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.22-25

Özet

Background. Pharyngocutaneous fistula (PCF) following laryngectomy is a serious complication, and its incidence Varies from 7.6% to 50%. Despite the relative frequency of this complication, there is still uncertainty about the predisposing factors.