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*  Overview of Laryngeal Disorders - Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders - Merck Manuals Professional Edition
... treatment of Laryngeal Disorders from the Professional Version of the Merck Manuals. ... These symptoms often have benign causes, such as vocal nodules, vocal fold edema, polyps, or granulomas. Such disorders are ... who use their voice professionally for public speaking and singing often experience voice disorders manifesting as hoarseness ... Overview of Laryngeal Disorders By Clarence T. Sasaki, MD, The Charles W. Ohse Professor of Surgery and Director, Yale Larynx ...
  http://www.merckmanuals.com/en-pr/professional/ear,-nose,-and-throat-disorders/laryngeal-disorders/overview-of-laryngeal-disorders
*  Laryngology and Voice Disorders
We diagnose and treat a wide variety of voice and laryngeal disorders, including:. *Benign lesions such as nodules, polyps and ... We provide medical and surgical solutions for patients with hoarseness and vocal problems. Our experienced laryngologists use ... Vocal cord granulomas. *Glottic and subglottic Stenosis. *Paradoxical vocal cord motion/vocal cord dysfunction ...
  http://www.montefiore.org/laryngology-and-voice-disorders
*  AIDS-Related Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma - Kypho
Hoarseness, respiratory symptoms, and dysphagia may indicate laryngeal or pharyngeal disease. Nasopharyngeal lymphoma may ... These lesions must be distinguished from benign gingival enlargements, such as pyogenic granuloma and peripheral giant cell ... Hoarseness, respiratory symptoms, and dysphagia may indicate laryngeal or pharyngeal disease. Nasopharyngeal lymphoma may ... granuloma. A possible role of HHV8 in oncogenesis was previously proposed, but the current body of evidence suggests that the ...
  http://kypho.com/aids-related-non-hodgkin-lymphoma.html
*  Giant cell tumor of the larynx
Giant cell reparative granuloma and brown tumor of hyperparathyroidism contain areas of aggregated giant cells that have less ... Osteoblastoma, chondroblastoma, and benign fibrous histiocytoma contain fewer and smaller giant cells compared to GCTs. ... The common signs and symptoms are palpable neck mass, hoarseness, airway obstruction, and dysphagia. Other symptoms include ... Radiation therapy and/or chemotherapy are not a necessary adjunct in the treatment of these laryngeal tumors. ...
  http://appliedradiology.com/articles/giant-cell-tumor-of-the-larynx
*  Voices Conditions and Treatments | University of Maryland Medical Center
Laryngeal Cancer. *Vocal Fold Bowing. *Vocal Fold Granuloma. *Vocal Fold Growths (Lesions): Nodules, Polyps, and Cysts ... Benign & Malignant Vocal Fold Growths. *Neurologic Disease. *Laryngopharyngeal Reflux Disease. *Psychogenic Conditions ... Hoarseness *Laryngitis. *Laryngopharyngeal Reflux Disease (LPRD). *Muscle Tension Dysphonia. *Neurologic Voice Disorders ...
  https://www.umms.org/ummc/health-services/voice/conditions-treatments
*  Lung Cancer | Doctor | Patient
Troublesome hoarseness due to recurrent laryngeal nerve palsy:*Refer to an ear, nose and throat specialist for advice. ... Ultrasound, contrast-enhanced CT, FDG PET-CT or MRI can be used to characterise most benign focal hepatic abnormalities ,10 mm. ... Granuloma - eg, tuberculosis.. *Encysted effusion (fluid, blood, pus).. *Cyst.. *Foreign body.. *Skin tumour (eg, seborrhoeic ... Recurrent laryngeal palsy, phrenic nerve palsy, Horner's syndrome, Pancoast's syndrome.. *Cardiovascular: superior vena cava ...
  https://patient.info/doctor/lung-cancer-pro
*  Hoarseness | Murtagh's General Practice, 6e | Murtagh Collection | McGraw-Hill Medical
Non-malignant vocal cord lesions, which include polyps, vocal nodules, contact ulcers, granulomas, other benign tumours and ... Hoarseness (dysphonia) is defined as an altered voice due to a laryngeal disorder.2 It is an important symptom of laryngeal ... Intermittent hoarseness is invariably secondary to a benign disorder. Constant or progressive hoarseness suggests malignancy. ... Laryngeal cancer must be excluded if hoarseness persists for longer than 3 weeks in an adult. It can arise intrinsic or ...
  http://murtagh.mhmedical.com/content.aspx?bookid=1522§ionid=116033205
*  Vocal Health
Other, but less common causes of benign growths, are respiratory papillomas and granulomas. Granulomas form when, as a result ... Obviously, hoarseness resulting from heavy use of tobacco and alcohol can be the first symptom of laryngeal cancer. Smoking ... If hoarseness or laryngitis persist for more than a week, a physician should be consulted. Hoarseness. Hoarseness is often the ... The drying effect of antihistamines and decongestants on the laryngeal and broncial mucosa can cause or worsen hoarseness that ...
  http://cmed.faculty.ku.edu/private/federarticle.html
*  Cervical lymphadenitis
There might be associated stridor, dysphonia, or hoarseness. A radiograph of the neck might show an air-fluid level in the mass ... Laryngocele: A laryngocele is a cystic dilation of the laryngeal saccule. Typically, a laryngocele presents as a soft, cystic, ... Rosai-Dorfman disease: This disease is a benign form of histiocytosis characterized by generalized proliferation of sinusoidal ... This is a multisystem disease of unknown cause characterized by the formation of nonnecrotizing epithelial cell granulomas. It ...
  https://www.psychiatryadvisor.com/pediatrics/cervical-lymphadenitis/article/623061/
*  Voice & Swallowing Disorders
... patients experiencing hoarseness or other voice changes should see a physician to determine the cause ... Granuloma : Benign growth on the vocal cord resulting from irritation or trauma. ... The use of microflaps, mucosal-sparing surgery, endoscopic laryngeal surgery, implants, medialization, laryngeal framework ... Causes hoarseness. * Reinke's Edema: Swelling of vocal cord tissues as a result of smoking. Causes a gravelly, low-pitched ...
  http://www.alphasurg.com/asg-voice.htm
*  Head & Neck Flashcards by Riley R | Brainscape
Benign parotid gland tumor. • Risk from smoking. • Heterotopic salivary gland tissue trapped in benign lymphoid tissue of node ... No actual granulomas. • Septal perforation, mucosal ulceration, progressive destruction of nose and paranasal sinuses. • " ... Laryngeal carcinoma • Risk factors: smoking, alcohol, squamous papillomas, papillomatosis (HPV 6 and 11). • Mostly located on ... Benign neoplasm in lateral nasal wall, may spread to sinuses. • Epithelium inverts into underlying stroma. • HPV 6 and 11. • ...
  https://www.brainscape.com/flashcards/head-amp-neck-4325510/packs/6255662
*  Contact granuloma - Wikipedia
Benign granulomas, not to be confused with other types of granulomas, occur on the vocal process of the vocal folds, where the ... Signs and symptoms may include hoarseness of the voice, or a sensation of having a lump in the throat, but contact granulomas ... as would be the case in contact granuloma. Other methods such as laryngeal electromyography and reflux testing can also be used ... The primary symptoms of contact granuloma include chronic or acute hoarseness of the voice and vocal fatigue. More severe ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contact_granuloma
*  SHORT REPORT...
It was found to be accurate in the diagnosis of other malignant as well as benign mediastinal pathologies, all of which were ... These needle biopsies are less effective in cases of lymphoma and granulomas as they only provide cytology. The accuracy of ... Median length of stay was 1 day (IQR: 1-16). Symptoms included fever, cough, dyspnoea, chest pain and hoarseness. In 21 (23.8 ... Bleeding from vascular injuries like innominate and pulmonary arteries and azygos vein, recurrent laryngeal nerve injury, ...
  http://www.jpma.org.pk/supplement_details.php?article_id=314
*  Randomized Controlled Trial of Voice on Children With Vocal Nodules - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Eligibility is contingent on the presence of apparent vocal fold nodules, which are defined as bilateral, localized, benign, ... and prior laryngeal surgery. Furthermore, since there are several lesions that can present as bilateral true vocal fold masses ... such as unilateral cysts or polyps with contralateral fibrovascular reaction, contact granulomas, and Reinke's edema), masses ... Children ages 6-10 who have hoarseness and vocal nodules. Criteria. Inclusion criteria ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/study/NCT01255735
*  Laryngoceles - Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders - Merck Manuals Professional Edition
... treatment of Laryngeal Disorders from the Professional Version of the Merck Manuals. ... Vocal Cord Polyps, Nodules, and Granulomas. *Laryngeal Contact Ulcers. NOTE: This is the Professional Version. CONSUMERS: Click ... Internal laryngoceles displace and enlarge the false vocal cords, resulting in hoarseness and airway obstruction. External ... Laryngeal Disorders *Overview of Laryngeal Disorders. *Benign Laryngeal Tumors. *Laryngitis. *. Laryngoceles *Spasmodic ...
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*  Hoarseness « Texas Ear, Nose & Throat Specialists
anchor name="granuloma"] Vocal Cord Granuloma. What is a vocal cord granuloma?. A vocal cord granuloma is an inflammatory ... Most commonly hoarseness develops from benign causes such as upper respiratory infections, vocal abuse, gastroesophageal reflux ... The right and left recurrent laryngeal nerves control the motion of the vocal cords. Damage to one or both of these nerves ... What is Hoarseness?. Hoarseness is defined as an abnormal voice caused by interruption of vocal cord closure and vibration. ...
  https://texasent.com/patient-education/throat-neck/hoarseness/
*  MDCT of the central airways: Anatomy and pathology
Less commonly, benign neoplastic entities, such as pleomorphic adenoma, can affect the central airways. It is important to ... Laryngeal involvement has been reported to occur in 15-80% of cases.22 ... Karlins NL, Yagan R. Dyspnea and hoarseness. A complication of diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis. Spine.1991; 16:235-237 ... Alternatively, primary infiltration of the airway walls with noncaseating granulomas may occur.5 Additional pulmonary CT ...
  http://appliedradiology.com/articles/mdct-of-the-central-airways-anatomy-and-pathology
*  Laryngitis - Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders - Merck Manuals Professional Edition
... treatment of Laryngeal Disorders from the Professional Version of the Merck Manuals. ... Vocal Cord Polyps, Nodules, and Granulomas. *Laryngeal Contact Ulcers. NOTE: This is the Professional Version. CONSUMERS: Click ... Hoarseness, a sensation of tickling, rawness, and a constant urge to clear the throat may occur. Symptoms vary with the ... The result is acute change in the voice, with decreased volume and hoarseness. Diagnosis is based on clinical findings. ...
  http://www.merckmanuals.com/en-pr/professional/ear,-nose,-and-throat-disorders/laryngeal-disorders/laryngitis
*  Tracheal Tumors
Hoarseness does not reliably predict vocal cord involvement or recurrent laryngeal nerve involvement. Nerve function may ... Malignant and benign tracheal tumors evaluated in a single center. Malignant tumors. Number of patients. ... Inflammatorypseudotumor (plasma cell granuloma). 1. Leiomyoma. 3. Neurogenic tumor. 4. Schwannoma. 1. ... Benign and low- and high-grade malignant tumors arise either from the epithelium or the wall of the trachea. Lesions that are ...
  https://www.psychiatryadvisor.com/pulmonary-medicine/tracheal-tumors/article/625173/
*  Common topics in thoracic surgery - SurgWiki
benign lung tumours (bronchial adenoma) * non-specific granuloma * tuberculous granuloma. Management. Unfortunately, two-thirds ... recurrent laryngeal nerve palsy. If the patient has an otherwise resectable tumour and adequate respiratory reserve, surgical ... Thoracic symptoms include cough, haemoptysis, shortness of breath, chest pain (pleuritic or retrosternal), hoarseness of voice ... The differentiation between benign (encapsulated) and malignant (invasive) thymoma can be difficult. ...
  http://surgwiki.com/w/index.php?title=Common_topics_in_thoracic_surgery&printable=yes
*  LUNG Diseases Function of the Respiratory System
... accumulation of cellular lipid in foamy macrophages Pleural effusion Tumor spread into pleura Hoarseness Recurrent laryngeal ... NON-Caseating Granulomas are the RULE " Asteroid" bodies within these granulomas are virtually diagnostic ... LUNG TUMORS Benign, malignant, epithelial, mesenchymal, but 90% are CARCINOMAS BIGGEST USA killer. Why? Ans: Prevalence not as ... MESOTHELIOMAS "" Benign" vs. "Malignant" differentiation does not matter, but a self limited localized nodule can be regarded ...
  http://present5.com/lung-diseases-function-of-the-respiratory-system/
*  Anatomy & Physiology Background - Voice Clinic of Indiana
Hoarseness (Dysphonia). *Laryngeal/Posterior Glottic Stenosis (Scarring Between the Vocal Folds). *Laryngeal Granuloma ... Benign Growths (Non-Cancer). *Cancer (Malignancy). *Cricopharyngeal Hypertrophy - Achalasia. *Esophageal Narrowing (stricture, ... The nerves that supply motor (movement) and sensory function include the recurrent laryngeal and superior laryngeal nerves. ...
  https://www.voiceindy.com/anatomy-physiology-background/
*  Johns Hopkins Medicine: Find a Doctor
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Benign Tumors of the Head and Neck, Head and Neck Cancers, Laryngeal Cancer, Oral Cancers, ... Hoarseness, Laryngeal Disorders, Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology (ENT), Otology, Parathyroid Diseases, Sleep Apnea, Snoring ... Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Leaks, Cholesterol Granuloma, Chordomas, Chrondrosarcoma, Chronic ... Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Benign Thyroid Disorders, Benign Tumors of the Head and Neck, Endocrinology, Goiter, Head ...
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*  Laryngeal Fibrescopic Surgery - MCV MEMORIAL ENT TRUST HOSPITAL
Patients with benign, non-neoplastic circumscribed laryngeal lesions like - polyps, papillomas etc- in whom the cervical spine ... Post-operative recurrence, scarring or persistent hoarseness were not noticed in patients with vocal cord polyp (N =66). ... Recurrent contact granuloma. 6. DISCUSSION:. The proposed procedure is done with a Fibreoptic naso-pharyngoscope and curved ... LARYNGEAL FIBRESCOPIC SURGERY. AN ALTERNATE APPROACH TO DIFFICULT MICRO-LARYNGEAL SURGERY. * Dr.V.Anand ** Dr.Santosh.S. ...
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*  Johns Hopkins Medicine: Find a Doctor
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Hoarseness, Laryngeal Cancer, Laryngeal Disorders, Laryngeal Papilloma, Laryngeal Stenosis, ... Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Benign Thyroid Disorders, Benign Tumors of the Head and Neck, Endocrinology, Goiter, Head ... Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Leaks, Cholesterol Granuloma, Chordomas, Chrondrosarcoma, Chronic ... Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Airway Disorders, Dysphonia, Laryngeal Disorders, Laryngeal Stenosis, Laryngeal Surgery, ...
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