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 IJOHNS  Vol.6 No.1 , January 2017
Primary Laryngeal Amyloidosis: A Case Report
Abstract:
Amyloidosis is a benign, indolent condition which presents with an abnormal deposition of extracellular protein in various organs of the body. It usually presents with hoarseness of voice to an otolaryngologist. A sits clinical appearance mimics an early laryngeal cancer. It remains a diagnostic challenge to the clinician. It is essential to differentiate a primary laryngeal amyloidosis from malignancy to have a holistic approach towards the management of the disease. Here in this article, a case is reported in order to have a better outlook about this rare condition and to differentiate it from laryngeal malignancy for an effective management and cure.
Cite this paper: Rengaraja, D. , Jagade, M. , Kale, V. , Singhal, A. , Kulsange, K. , Rao, K. , Gupta, P. , Sonate, R. , Hekare, A. and Hebbar, C. (2017) Primary Laryngeal Amyloidosis: A Case Report. International Journal of Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery, 6, 1-5. doi: 10.4236/ijohns.2017.61001.
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