Complication of bipolar radiofrequency adenoidectomy: palate fistula

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 Dec;151(6):1088-9. doi: 10.1177/0194599814549736. Epub 2014 Sep 9.
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Keywords: adenoidectomy; bipolar radiofrequency; coblation; palate defect; palate fistula.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adenoidectomy / adverse effects*
  • Adenoidectomy / methods
  • Ambulatory Surgical Procedures
  • Catheter Ablation / adverse effects*
  • Catheter Ablation / methods
  • Child, Preschool
  • Collagen / therapeutic use
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Oral Fistula / etiology
  • Oral Fistula / surgery*
  • Palate / physiopathology
  • Palate / surgery*
  • Postoperative Complications / physiopathology
  • Postoperative Complications / surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgical Procedures / methods
  • Reoperation / methods
  • Tonsillectomy / adverse effects*
  • Tonsillectomy / methods
  • Treatment Outcome

Substances

  • Alloderm
  • Collagen