Journal of the Scientific Society

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Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 40  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 169--171

Management of a case of misadventure with lasers


Rajendra B Metgudmath1, Vinita V Metgudmath1, Anjali R Metgudmath2, Amal Das1 
1 Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, KLE University, Belgaum, Karnataka, India
2 Department of General Medicine, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, KLE University, Belgaum, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Rajendra B Metgudmath
95/c, Anugraha, Shanti-Nagar, M. G. Road, Tilakwadi, Belgaum - 590 006, Karnataka
India

Transoral laser microsurgery in the management of primary as well as recurrent laryngeal carcinoma has been well-established throughout the world as an organ-preserving surgical procedure. We present a patient with early glottic carcinoma who inadvertently underwent several laser excisions and finally ended up with a total laryngectomy.


How to cite this article:
Metgudmath RB, Metgudmath VV, Metgudmath AR, Das A. Management of a case of misadventure with lasers.J Sci Soc 2013;40:169-171


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Metgudmath RB, Metgudmath VV, Metgudmath AR, Das A. Management of a case of misadventure with lasers. J Sci Soc [serial online] 2013 [cited 2020 Aug 4 ];40:169-171
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