Home Print this page Email this page Small font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size
Users Online: 156 | Search articles
Home | About us | Editorial board | Search | Ahead of print | Current issue | Archives | Submit article | Instructions | SubscribeLogin 
     
IMAGES IN PATHOLOGY
Year : 2012  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 95-97

Recurrent laryngeal leiomyoma


1 Department of Pathology, Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College, Kolar, Karnataka, India
2 Department of ENT and Head and Neck Surgery, Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College, Kolar, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Gayathri B Nagaraju
Department of Pathology, Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College, Tamaka, Kolar-563 101, Karnataka
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/2230-9748.106992

Rights and Permissions

Leiomyoma-a benign smooth muscle tumor which is most commonly reported in uterus and gastrointestinal tract is rare in the upper aero-digestive tract due to the paucity of smooth muscle in the area. To the best of our knowledge, only 40 cases of leiomyoma occurring in larynx have been reported since 1966 in English literature. We report a case in a 18-year-old lady who presented with recurrent laryngeal leiomyoma which was confirmed by immunohistochemistry. The post-operative course was uneventful.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed6372    
    Printed248    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded179    
    Comments [Add]    
    Cited by others 2    

Recommend this journal