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Laryngeal granuloma in the early stages of Wegener's granulomatosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7454238     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Non-healing granulomata of the upper or lower respiratory tract often cause diagnostic and therapeutic problems. A case of Wegener's granulomatosis is reported, which during the first year of illness presented only with signs of a laryngeal granuloma. When severe renal disease developed and cytostatic therapy was prompted, the laryngeal lesion showed an excellent response to the treatment. The case illustrates the difficulties encountered in the management of patients with Wegener's granulomatosis.
A Terent; L Wibell; C E Lindholm; H Wilbrand
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  ORL; journal for oto-rhino-laryngology and its related specialties     Volume:  42     ISSN:  0301-1569     ISO Abbreviation:  ORL J. Otorhinolaryngol. Relat. Spec.     Publication Date:  1980  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-03-27     Completed Date:  1981-03-27     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0334721     Medline TA:  ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  258-65     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Granuloma, Laryngeal / pathology*
Laryngeal Diseases / pathology*
Middle Aged
Wegener Granulomatosis / pathology*

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