Advertisement

Diseases of the Larynx

  • Martin G. Mack
  • Hugh D. Curtin

Abstract

Imaging of the larynx must be coordinated with the clinical exam [1, 2]. The information acquired at imaging usually emphasizes the deeper tissues, as superficial assessment is done by direct visualization. The description of the anatomy is key to description of any lesion.

Keywords

Thyroid Cartilage Cricoid Cartilage Laryngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Arytenoid Cartilage Thyroarytenoid Muscle 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. 1.
    Curtin HD (2011) Anatomy, imaging, and pathology of the larynx. In: Som PM, Curtin HD, eds. Head and neck imaging. Mosby Elsevier, St. Louis, pp 1905–2039CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Becker M, Burkhardt K, Dulguerov P, Allal A (2008) Imaging of the larynx and hypopharynx. Eur J Radiol 66:460–479PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Pilch BZ (2001) Larynx and hypopharynx. In: Pilch BZ, ed. Head and neck surgical pathology. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, pp 230–283Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Becker M, Moulin G, Kurt AM et al (1998) Non-squamous cell neoplasms of the larynx: radiologic-pathologic correlation. Radiographics 18:1189–1209PubMedGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    Bailey BJ (2006) Early glottic and supraglottic carcinoma: vertical partial laryngectomy and laryngoplasty. In: Bailey BJ, Johnson JT, Newlands SD, eds. Head & neck surgery — otolaryngology. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, pp 1727–1741Google Scholar
  6. 6.
    Mancuso AA, Mukherji SK, Schmalfuss I et al (1999) Pre-radiotherapy computed tomography as a predictor of local control in supraglottic carcinoma. J Clin Oncol 17:631–637PubMedGoogle Scholar
  7. 7.
    Ljumanovic R, Langendijk JA, van Wattingen M et al (2007) MR imaging predictors of local control of glottic squamous cell carcinoma treated with radiation alone. Radiology 244:205–212PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  8. 8.
    Ljumanovic R, Langendijk JA, Schenk B et al (2004) Supraglottic carcinoma treated with curative radiation therapy: identification of prognostic groups with MR imaging. Radiology 232:440–448PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  9. 9.
    Curtin HD (2008) The “evil gray”: cancer and cartilage. Radiology 249:410–412PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  10. 10.
    Castelijns JA, van den Brekel MW, Tobi H et al (1996) Laryngeal carcinoma after radiation therapy: correlation of abnormal MR imaging signal patterns in laryngeal cartilage with the risk of recurrence. Radiology 198:151–155PubMedGoogle Scholar
  11. 11.
    Castelijns JA, van den Brekel MW, Smit EM et al (1995) Predictive value of MR imaging-dependent and non-MR imagingdependent parameters for recurrence of laryngeal cancer after radiation therapy. Radiology 196:735–739PubMedGoogle Scholar
  12. 12.
    Becker M, Zbaren P, Casselman JW et al (2008) Neoplastic invasion of laryngeal cartilage: reassessment of criteria for diagnosis at MR imaging. Radiology 249:551–559PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  13. 13.
    Franco RA Jr, Singh B, Har-El G (2002) Laryngeal chondroma. J Voice 16:92–95PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Italia 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Martin G. Mack
    • 1
  • Hugh D. Curtin
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Diagnostic and Interventional RadiologyUniversity Hospital FrankfurtFrankfurtGermany
  2. 2.Massachusetts Eye and Ear InfirmaryHarvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA

Personalised recommendations