%1$s

Patient Testimonial for Laryngectomy and Implantation of Voice Prosthesis

Testimonial by Mr. Srikanth Aileni

Treatment for: Laryngectomy and Implantation of Voice Prosthesis
Treated by: Dr. Sachin Marda
Speciality:
Patient location: Jangaon

Laryngeal cancer is a type of cancer that affects the larynx (voice box), an organ located in the neck that plays an important role in breathing and speaking. Symptoms of larynx cancer include a lump in the neck, hoarseness of voice, difficulty and/or pain while swallowing, and persistent soreness in the throat, among others.

Treatment for laryngeal cancer includes radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and surgery. Early-stage laryngeal cancer is typically treated with a combination of radiotherapy and chemotherapy. However, advanced cases necessitate laryngectomy, the surgical removal of the entire larynx.

A voice prosthesis is an artificial device used in conjunction with voice therapy to help restore speech in laryngectomy patients. During the procedure, a tracheo-esophageal puncture is made between the food pipe and the windpipe, and the artificial larynx is placed in this opening, allowing speech by producing a voice sound known as tracheo-esophageal speech. The voice prosthesis can be implanted either directly through the tracheostoma (anterograde) or through the mouth and throat (retrograde) with the aid of a guide wire.

Mr. Srikanth Aileni from Jangaon successfully underwent Laryngectomy and Implantation of a Voice Prosthesis at Yashoda Hospitals, Hyderabad, under the supervision of Dr. Sachin Marda, Senior Consultant Oncologist & Robotic Surgeon (Cancer Specialist).

Other Testimonials

Mrs. Rashmi Jain

Location: Hyderabad

Uterine fibroids, which are also known as leiomyomas, are benign growths that...

Read more

Mr. P Anvesh kumar

Location: Vanasthalipuram

I am P. Anvesh kumar and I was tested COVID-19 positive with asymtomatic...

Read more

Mrs. Jenu Mallick

Location: Bangladesh

Mrs. Jenu Mallick from Bangladesh successfully received treatment for Irritable...

Read more

Syed Mohammad

Location: Rangareddy

Dengue encephalitis is a rare, severe neurological complication of dengue, a...

Read more

Miss Anusha Perumala

Location: Nandyala

Limb lengthening surgery is performed to repair the broken bone as well as the...

Read more

Mrs. S. Krishna Kumari

Location: Ranga Reddy (Dt.)

Mrs. S. Krishna Kumari consulted us with severe cough and un-diagnosed fever...

Read more

Toton Roy

Location: West Bengal

Kidney stones are hard deposits that form in the kidneys and can cause severe...

Read more

Mr. Yeshwanth Reddy

Location: Kurnool

Pelvic trauma refers to injuries sustained to the pelvic region, which includes...

Read more

Mr. Derese B

Location: Ethiopia

Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery (MITS) is a new technique that utilises...

Read more

Parbin Sultana

Location: Assam

Augmentation cystoplasty is a surgical procedure performed to enlarge the...

Read more
Didn't Find What You
Were Looking For?