Genioglossus advancement and hyoid suspension
by Kapil Sikka Aiyer, Kapil Alok Thakar, Kapil Chirom Amit

Jaypee’s Video Atlas of Operative Otorhinolaryngology AND Head & Neck Surgery

by Vicky S Khattar, Bachi T Hathiram
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This video demonstrates the technique of genioglossus advancement and hyoid suspension for a patient suffering from obstructive sleep apnea. This technique is preferred when one can accurately localize the site of ‘obstruction’. The patient demonstrated here had a hypoplastic maxilla and a reduced retroglossal space.

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