Neck Muscle Mass Index as a Predictor of Post-Laryngectomy Wound Complications


Bozkurt G., Elhassan H. A. , Mahmutoglu A. S. , Celebi I., Mcleod R. W. J. , Soytas P., ...More

ANNALS OF OTOLOGY RHINOLOGY AND LARYNGOLOGY, vol.127, no.11, pp.841-847, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 127 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/0003489418798660
  • Title of Journal : ANNALS OF OTOLOGY RHINOLOGY AND LARYNGOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.841-847

Abstract

Objective: We investigated the relationship between paravertebral muscle cross-sectional area (PVM CSA) at the third vertebra (C3) level using computerized tomography (CT) neck images and its relationship with complications after total laryngectomy.