European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology and Head & Neck

, Volume 263, Issue 3, pp 237–240

Oncocytic cyst presenting as laryngocele with surgical emphysema

  • Stephen E. McDonald
  • Darren K. Pinder
  • Chandan Sen
  • Martin A. Birchall
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DOI: 10.1007/s00405-005-0986-2

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McDonald, S.E., Pinder, D.K., Sen, C. et al. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol (2006) 263: 237. doi:10.1007/s00405-005-0986-2
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Abstract

We present a case of laryngeal oncocytic cysts presenting as bilateral laryngoceles and surgical emphysema of the neck. Although there is a rare, but well-documented association of laryngoceles with laryngeal carcinoma, coexistence with another laryngeal pathology is less well reported.

Keywords

LarynxOncocytesSubcutaneous emphysema

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© Springer-Verlag 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen E. McDonald
    • 1
    • 2
  • Darren K. Pinder
    • 1
  • Chandan Sen
    • 1
  • Martin A. Birchall
    • 1
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of OtorhinolaryngologySouthmead HospitalBristolUK
  2. 2.Department of OtorhinolaryngologyRoyal Devon and Exeter HospitalExeterUK
  3. 3.Department of OtorhinolaryngologyUniversity Hospital AintreeLiverpoolUK