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Case Reports in Otolaryngology
Volume 2013, Article ID 839406, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/839406
Case Report

Cervical Thymic Cyst Mimicking Laryngocele

1Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, SelÇuk University Faculty of Medicine, SelÇuk University, Alaeddin Keykubat Campus, 42075 Selcuklu, Konya, Turkey
2Department of Pathology, SelÇuk University Faculty of Medicine, SelÇuk University, Konya, Turkey

Received 7 November 2013; Accepted 1 December 2013

Academic Editors: Y. Baba, E. Mevio, and H.-W. Wang

Copyright © 2013 Kayhan Ozturk et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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