Granular cell tumor of the larynx - Case report

D. F. Wu, Y. H. Lin, M. W. Hsiung, H. W. Wang

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摘要

Granular cell tumor is an unusual benign tumor in the head and neck regions. Its occurrence in the larynx is extremely rare. Most of the laryngeal granular cell tumors were located at the posterior half of the true cord, supraglottic and glottic area. Herein, we reported a 42-year-old male with the only presenting symptom of foreign body sensation in the throat for 6 months. Physical examination disclosed a 0.4 x 0.4 x 0.3 cm solid mass on the vocal process of left arytenoid. Total excision of this tumor mass was smoothly performed with laryngomicrosurgery. Pathological examination revealed a granular cell tumor, which was confirmed by immunohistochemical stains. This patient has been regularly followed at our clinic without evidence of recurrence for more than three years.

原文英語
頁(從 - 到)646-649
頁數4
期刊Journal of the Otolaryngological Society of the Republic of China
33
發行號6
出版狀態已發佈 - 1998
對外發佈Yes

指紋

Granular Cell Tumor
Larynx
Pharynx
Foreign Bodies
Tongue
Physical Examination
Neoplasms
Coloring Agents
Neck
Head
Recurrence

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Otorhinolaryngology

引用此文

Granular cell tumor of the larynx - Case report. / Wu, D. F.; Lin, Y. H.; Hsiung, M. W.; Wang, H. W.

於: Journal of the Otolaryngological Society of the Republic of China, 卷 33, 編號 6, 1998, p. 646-649.

研究成果: 雜誌貢獻文章

Wu, D. F. ; Lin, Y. H. ; Hsiung, M. W. ; Wang, H. W. / Granular cell tumor of the larynx - Case report. 於: Journal of the Otolaryngological Society of the Republic of China. 1998 ; 卷 33, 編號 6. 頁 646-649.
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