Diagnostic laryngeal endoscopy

Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2000 Aug;33(4):751-8. doi: 10.1016/s0030-6665(05)70241-3.


Diagnostic laryngeal endoscopy is a crucial part of the evaluation of patients with dysphonia. Multiple methods are available, and often several are required to provide a comprehensive physiologic and anatomic evaluation. The pros and cons of each method are discussed and the development of a standardized examination protocol is reviewed.

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Laryngoscopy / methods*
  • Voice Disorders / diagnosis*