Functional constipation as a neglected condition in laryngectomized patients


Şirin G. , Şirin S.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, cilt.31, ss.120-127, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 31 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/tjg.2020.19887
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.120-127

Özet

Background/Aims: When considering the quality of life of patients who undergo total laryngectomy, constipation problems are often overlooked. This study aims to determine whether surgical or concurrent chemoradiotherapy treatments matter in the development of functional constipation in patients with advanced-stage laryngeal cancer.