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Poster Presentations: American Head and Neck Society
August 2006

P147 Analysis of Formant Frequencies in Patients With Oral or Oropharyngeal Cancers Treated by Glossectomy

Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;132(8):894. doi:10.1001/archotol.132.8.894-a

Objective: To compare voice quality as defined by formant analysis using sustained vowel in patients who had undergone a partial glossectomy with a group of normal subjects.

Design: Single-center, cross-sectional cohort study.

Setting: Adult tertiary oncology referral unit.

Patients: Twenty-six patients (19 male) who underwent partial glossectomy and 31 healthy volunteers (18 male) participated in our study.