J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2019 May 11;77(5):959-964. Epub 2018 Dec 11.
Professor and Chair, Department of Oral and Craniomaxillofacial Surgery, Ninth People's Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China; Professor, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Stomatology & Shanghai Research Institute of Stomatology; National Clinical Research Center for Oral Diseases, Shanghai, China. Electronic address:
Purpose: Arytenoid dislocation is a rare complication after tracheal intubation, and there are no published studies reporting on arytenoid dislocation during orthognathic surgery. The frequency of this phenomenon and the results of therapy were evaluated in this study.
Materials And Methods: Three of 5,032 patients who underwent orthognathic surgery during an 11-year period had a postoperative arytenoid dislocation. Read More