Clear cell carcinoma of the larynx — a case report

Nayak, Dipak Ranjan and Balakrishnan, Ramaswamy and Rao, Ravikala Vittal and Hazarika, Produl (2001) Clear cell carcinoma of the larynx — a case report. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, 57. pp. 149-153.

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Clear cell carcinoma (CCC) of the larynx is extremely rare and to the best of our knowledge no such case has been reported in the paediatric age group.These tumours resemble the clear cell carcinoma of the major and minor salivary glands. We report such a lesion in a 15 years old boy presenting with hoarseness and an exophytic growth in the glottis. A frontolateral conservation laryngectomy with laryngoplasty was done and over 2 years follow-up has shown no evidence of loco-regional recurrence and he enjoys an acceptable voice.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Clear cell carcinoma, Larynx, Salivary glands, Paediatric
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > ENT
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 07 Jul 2011 09:04
Last Modified: 07 Jul 2011 09:04

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