Not to Beat a Dead Horse, But…
by Bella Rum
… I thought I’d post this for anyone who is interested. Something else could come to light, but for now, this is the word…
Joan Rivers’ Air Supply Cut Off From Unexpected Throat Biopsy
The routine surgical procedure that ultimately took the life of Joan Rivers was the result of an unplanned biopsy on her vocal cords, according to The New York Daily News.
The procedure is one that should not be conducted outside of a hospital, according to medical experts who spoke with the New York Daily News. Rivers underwent the procedure at Yorkville Endoscopy in New York, which generally deals with digestive issues.
The biopsy caused the “Fashion Police” star’s vocal cords to seize, known as laryngospasm. The medical source told the paper that had this procedure been done in a hospital, Rivers may have survived. The source further alleges that Rivers had only signed off on an endoscopy.