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Left-sided Paraganglioma of Larynx mimicking Carcinoma: A Rare Entity

Richa Jindal, Kuldeep Kaur

Keywords : Larynx, Paraganglioma, Zellballen

Citation Information : Jindal R, Kaur K. Left-sided Paraganglioma of Larynx mimicking Carcinoma: A Rare Entity. Int J Otorhinolaryngol Clin 2018; 10 (2):70-72.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10003-1295

License: CC BY-NC 3.0

Published Online: 01-09-2017

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2018; The Author(s).


Paragangliomas are a rare group of tumors composed of neuroendocrine cells. Head and neck are the uncommon sites of its origin and very few cases have been reported so far about its origin in larynx. Most paragangliomas arise from the right side of larynx. We are hereby reporting a rare case of left-sided laryngeal paraganglioma in a 55-year-old female.

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