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Case Reports in Otolaryngology
Volume 2018 (2018), Article ID 4280381, 4 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/4280381
Case Report

Type 3 Thyroplasty for a Patient with Female-to-Male Gender Identity Disorder

1Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Tokyo Medical University, 6-7-1 Nisisinnjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0023, Japan
2Department of Otolaryngology, Todachuo General Hospital, 1-19-3 Honthou, Toda-shi, Saitama 335-0023, Japan

Correspondence should be addressed to Yu Saito; pj.oc.oohay@71111112102ysesys

Received 3 January 2018; Revised 17 March 2018; Accepted 26 March 2018; Published 10 April 2018

Academic Editor: Marco Berlucchi

Copyright © 2018 Yu Saito et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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