What is Laryngectomy?

Category: Surgeries


Laryngectomy is the removal of the larynx (voice box) and separation of the airway from the mouth, nose and esophagus. All or part of the larynx may be removed in a laryngectomy.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Laryngectomy

Side effect Patients


Stopped having Laryngectomy

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
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There are no evaluations for Laryngectomy.