Archives of oto-rhino-laryngology

, Volume 215, Issue 3–4, pp 335–337 | Cite as

Kongenitaler Schiefhals mit Kehlkopf-Trachea-Verlagerung durch Kontraktur des Musculus omohyoideus

  • W. Pirsig
Kurze Mitteilung

Congenital torticollis with dislocation of the larynx and trachea caused by contracture of one omohyoides muscle

Summary

Report on a boy with congenital torticollis by contracture of one omohyoid muscle with lateral displacement of the larynx and trachea, marked asymmetry of the face. Since surgery this asymmetry has nearly totally regressed, and the larynx is in median position.

Key words

Torticollis M. omohyoides Larynx-dislocation 

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© Springer-Verlag 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Pirsig
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  1. 1.Hals-Nasen-Ohrenklinik der Universität HamburgHamburg 20

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