View Full Version : laryngitis after scope and downsized trach??
05-25-2002, 10:57 AM
Do you think it could have had anything to do with the new length? Peds have longer canulas than neos. . . Just a thought. Deb
05-25-2002, 08:07 PM
The same thing happened to Evan once after a scope (although the trach size stayed the same). He could make no noise for about a day, and was pretty hoarse for a couple of more days. The doctor said that sometimes the scope causes swelling impacting the vocal cords. Good luck!
05-26-2002, 12:17 AM
Kyrsten is usually hoarse after a scope. I think there is some swelling involved.
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