Has anyone had their epiglottis removed. I had mine removed in feb 2005 along with a partil laryngectomy, portion of my tongue and many lymph nodes. Not having an epigglottis has caused issues with swallowing, particulary liquids which I aspirate at times. This has led to 8 bouts of pneumonia, the last one feb 2013 was nearly fatal. Strangely every bout has occured in the winter months. I live in Pennsylvania. My doctor sugested I move to Florida but my family is here so that is not an option. Just hoping someone has expieience with this and can give some insight. God Bless.
Rick Boyer email@example.com
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