A novel technique for management of stenosis of the postlaryngectomy stoma with preservation of a functional tracheoesophageal puncture following tracheal resection


Seo GT, Wein LE, Dowling EM, Khorsandi AS, Urken ML

Head & Neck

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This article presents a surgical technique that can be used to address tracheostomal stenosis, a serious concern following total laryngectomy, while maintaining a patient’s ability to pursue postoperative speech rehabilitation through tracheoesophageal puncture (TEP). The highlighted case demonstrates the success of this technique.