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1

Which surgical approach to the guttural pouches does not provide ventral drainage?

hyovertebrotomy

2

Which surgical approach is best suited for treating GPM?

Dieterich's Approach

3

What is the most common complication of guttural pouch surgery?

blindness

4

Mycotic lesions of the guttural pouch have a propensity for developing in the ____ artery?

External Carotid Artery

5

Which organisms are most commonly grown from diphtheritic plaque in cases of guttural pouch mycosis?

E. nidulans and A. fumigatus

6

What is the most common presenting sign of guttural pouch mycosis?

Unilateral Epistaxis

7

Which ancillary procedure is most effective in diagnosing GPM?

endscopy

8

What is the recommended therapy for guttural pouch mycosis?

surgery

9

Which artery is most likely to cause reotrograde blood flow to mycotic lesions in the external carotid and maxillary arteries?

major palatine artery

10

Current surgical techniques for arterial occlusion in treating guttural pouch mycosis include...

all of the above - ligation, balloon catheterization, transarterial coil embolization