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An Unusual Presentation of Wegener’s Granulomatosis with Otologic Symptoms and Unilateral Parotid Gland Enlargement

  • Anant ChouhanEmail author
  • Mohan Kulhari
  • B. Amisha
  • Neeraj Kasliwal
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Abstract

Wegener’s granulomatosis is an autoimmune disease affecting the lungs, kidneys and upper respiratory organs. Major salivary gland enlargement is a rare presenting symptom. We are reporting a rare case of Wegener’s granulomatosis presenting with pain in right ear with moderate hearing loss and unilateral painless parotid gland enlargement.

Keywords

Wegener’s granulomatosis Antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA) Earache Parotid gland 

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This article does not contain any studies with animals performed by any of the authors.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of ENTFortis HospitalJaipurIndia

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