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Year : 2019  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 57-59

Supraglottic stenosis: A rare presentation of granulomatosis with polyangiitis

1 Department of Laryngology, Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital, Pune, Maharashtra, India
2 Department of Pathology, Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital, Pune, Maharashtra, India

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K C Arun
Department of Laryngology, Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital, Pune, Maharashtra
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DOI: 10.4103/jlv.JLV_27_18

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Granulomatosis with polyangiitis is a small-vessel vasculitis involving the airway, lungs, and kidney. Although subglottic involvement is common in the disease, we present a rare case of supraglottic involvement. The patient presented to us with a complaint of change in the voice for 3 months. Endoscopy showed concentric narrowing of supraglottis. Biopsy revealed small-artery vasculitis. c-ANCA was positive. The Patient responded well to medical therapy.

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