This procedure involves examination of the throat using an instrument called laryngoscope.
This procedure is advised in individuals who need examination of the throat to look for any growth and to take biopsy to determine the nature of the growth and also to remove foriegn bodies which are accidently swallowed and get stuck in the throat.
This procedure is performed under general anaesthesia. The instrument is passed through the mouth into the throat and fixed on the chest. The patient will be discharge the same day with pain medicines.