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Vocal cords paralysis

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True about juvenile respiratory papillomatosis:



A Affects children commonly

B Lower respiratroy tract can be involved

C May resolve spontaneously

D Microlaryngoscopic surgery is treatment of choice

Ans. A B, C, and D . Affects children commonly, Lower respiratroy tract can be involved, May resolve spontaneously, and Microlaryngoscopic surgery is treatment of choice

Ref. Dhingra 5thled pp 324,325; Current Otolaryngology Znd/ed p 477; Mohan Bansal p 488 As discussed in the previous questions - Juvenile respiratory papillomatosis:

a. Affects children commonly, (option a is correct)

b. Lower respiratory tract can be involved - though larynx is the M/C site affected - Mouth, pharynx, tracheobronchial tree and oesophagus can all be affected

c. Hence option b is correct

d. May resolve spontaneously (Hence option c is correct)

e. Micro laryngoscopic surgery is the Treatment of choice

CO2 laser surgery, which is a form of rnicrolarynqoscoplc surgery is the Treatment of choice Hence option d is also correct.

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