Atypical Carcinoid of Larynx: A Case Study and a Brief Review KD03-KD04
Dr. Vijayendra Simha,
Associate Professor, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Adichunchanagiri Institute of Medical Sciences,
BG Nagara, Bellur, Mandya Dist, Karnataka, India.
Phone: 9880466638, E-mail: email@example.com
Atypical Carcinoids, Malignancy arising from neuroendocrine cells are among the nonâ€“Epidermoid cancers of larynx. The present study reports an interesting and rare case of atypical carcinoid of larynx. An 85-year-old male patient presented with a history of dysphagia. On clinical examination, a provisional diagnosis of cyst larynx was made. But during surgery, the Diagnosis had to be reviewed as benign lesion of the larynx. Histopathological diagnosis was atypical carcinoid. The present study discusses the unusual presentation and unusual clinical diagnosis of these neuroendocrine neoplasms of larynx.