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May 1972

Conservative Treatment of Subglottic Stenosis of the Larynx

Author Affiliations

Warwick, England
From the Department of Otolaryngology, Warwick Hospital, Warwick, England.

Arch Otolaryngol. 1972;95(5):457-459. doi:10.1001/archotol.1972.00770080693013

Three cases of subglottic stenosis of the larynx following endotracheal intubation were managed by tracheotomy and then repeated dilatations of the stenosis. Two cases were in children who had laryngotracheobronchitis and the third occurred in an adult following status asthmaticus.