Movements of Vocal cords seen better
No foreshortening of Vertical Axis
False cords and vocal cords are seen in the true perspective
Ans: B.)Movements of Vocal cords seen better.
The image shown is of Direct Laryngoscopic Examination of Larynx.
Laryngoscopy is endoscopy of the larynx.
Indications: To obtain a view, for example, of the vocal folds and the glottis, to facilitate tracheal intubation during general anesthesia or cardiopulmonary resuscitation or for surgical procedures on the larynx or other parts of the upper tracheobronchial tree.
|Indirect Laryngoscopy||Direct Laryngoscopy|
|1||Inverted mirror image is seen.||Direct Visualisation|
Vocal cords and false cords appear to be in one plane
False cords and Vocal cords are seen
in the true perspective
|3||Movements of Vocal cors seen better||
Seen only if done under local anesthesia, or
in a patient who has become light under
|4||Office procedure||Operation theatre procedure|
|5||Anterior Commissure, Ventricule, Subglottis not visualized satisfactorily||Visualization satisfactory|
|6||Foreshortening of vertical axis||No foreshortening|
|7||Good for diagnosis||Useful for Diagnosis, biopsy and surgical procedures|