Objectives: To assess the use of the Nd:YAG laser in performing endoscopic supraglottic laryngectomy.
Design: Retrospective review of a case series.
Setting: Academic tertiary care referral center.
Patients: Seventeen consecutive patients (mean age, 63 years; range, 37-81 years) with cT1-T4aN0 supraglottic tumors.
Intervention: Nd:YAG laser–assisted endoscopic supraglottic laryngectomy and selective neck dissection (SND) (levels 2, 3, and 4).
Smith RV, Schiff B. S107 Contact YAG Laser–Assisted Endoscopic Supraglottic Laryngectomy. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;132(8):862–863. doi:10.1001/archotol.132.8.862-c
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