Oncocytic cyst presenting as laryngocele with surgical emphysema

  • Stephen E. McDonald
  • Darren K. Pinder
  • Chandan Sen
  • Martin A. Birchall
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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

Larynx Oncocytes Subcutaneous 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

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