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

, Volume 263, Issue 3, pp 237–240

Oncocytic cyst presenting as laryngocele with surgical emphysema

Authors

    • Department of OtorhinolaryngologySouthmead Hospital
    • Department of OtorhinolaryngologyRoyal Devon and Exeter Hospital
  • Darren K. Pinder
    • Department of OtorhinolaryngologySouthmead Hospital
  • Chandan Sen
    • Department of OtorhinolaryngologySouthmead Hospital
  • Martin A. Birchall
    • Department of OtorhinolaryngologySouthmead Hospital
    • Department of OtorhinolaryngologyUniversity Hospital Aintree
Miscellaneous

DOI: 10.1007/s00405-005-0986-2

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

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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