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Neuroanatomic studies have indicated axons descending from the internal superior laryngeal nerve to the internal laryngeal muscles.
The superior laryngeal nerve is usually found medial to the artery between the hyoid bone and thyroid cartilage, and a block needle is inserted in the plane of the ultrasound beam in a medial to lateral orientation.
Hoarseness after laryngeal blunt trauma: A differential diagnosis between an injury to the external branch of the superior laryngeal nerve and an arytenoid subluxation.
It is inferred from the table that among the patients who had undergone total thyroidectomy only one patient had developed the complications of recurrent laryngeal nerve injury, superior laryngeal nerve injury, hypothyroidism and hypoparathyroidism, whereas among the patients who underwent subtotal thyroidectomy none of these complications were seen.
Castro, "The Superior Laryngeal Nerve in Thyroid Surgery," Annals of Surgery 134, no.
External branch of the superior laryngeal nerve monitoring during thyroid and parathyroid surgery: international Neural Monitoring Study Group standards guideline statement," Laryngoscope, vol.
Ultrasound-guided bilateral superior laryngeal nerve block to aid awake endotracheal intubation in a patient with cervical spine disease for emergency surgery.
Preserving the superior laryngeal nerve in patients undergoing total glossectomy is the most important factor in preventing aspiration.
Approximately, 20% of patients are at risk of injury to the external branches of the superior laryngeal nerve, especially if superior pole vessels are ligated en masse.
11) Fibrillation potentials or a lack of electrical response is more consistent with an injury to the recurrent laryngeal nerve or to the external branch of the superior laryngeal nerve.
If the weakness is severe, there can be a tilt of the larynx towards the side of the weakened superior laryngeal nerve and/or cricothyroid muscle.
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