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August 1975

Simultaneous Glottic and Supraglottic Laryngeal Webs: Report of a Case

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Otolaryngology, University of Colorado Affiliated Hospitals, Denver (Dr. Holinger); and the Division of Head and Neck Surgery, UCLA Center for the Health Sciences, Division of Otolaryngology, Harbor General Hospital, Los Angeles (Dr. Hemenway). Dr. Wong is in private practice in Eugene, Ore.

Arch Otolaryngol. 1975;101(8):496-497. doi:10.1001/archotol.1975.00780370038014

In a rare case of simultaneous glottic and supraglottic webbing a tantalum keel, as described by McNaught, and a silicone elastomer keel, as described by Montgomery, were placed simultaneously via laryngofissure.

Use of different materials appeared to have no bearing on the final, successful outcome.