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Laryngeal inflammatory pseudotumour: an unusual cause of airway obstruction.
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PMID:  15876459     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report a rare case of a laryngeal pseudotumour in a child presenting with stridor, which was treated by endoscopic laryngeal resection, without the need for a tracheostomy. A short review of the literature is also presented. Although rare, laryngeal pseudotumour should be considered as part of the differential diagnosis of stridor and upper airway obstruction in children.
S J Hanna; E Blenke; R Sharma; L C Knight
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology     Volume:  69     ISSN:  0165-5876     ISO Abbreviation:  Int. J. Pediatr. Otorhinolaryngol.     Publication Date:  2005 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-08-02     Completed Date:  2006-02-24     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8003603     Medline TA:  Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol     Country:  Ireland    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1253-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Otolaryngology, Brotherton Wing, Leeds General Infirmary, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK.
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MeSH Terms
Airway Obstruction / etiology*
Diagnosis, Differential
Granuloma, Plasma Cell / complications*,  diagnosis,  surgery
Laryngeal Diseases / complications*,  diagnosis,  surgery
Larynx / pathology
Laser Therapy / methods
Respiratory Sounds / etiology

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