, Volume 40, Issue 6, pp 401-403

Laryngeal amyloidosis with laryngocele: MRI and CT

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Abstract

A case of laryngeal amyloidosis associated with a laryngocele is reported. Preoperative CT showed diffuse thickening of the epiglottis, aryepiglottic folds and false vocal cords with well-defined calcific foci. MRI revealed contrast enhancement and increased signal intensity on T2-weighted images.

Received: 7 February 1997 Accepted: 14 October 1997