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ISRN Otolaryngology
Volume 2011, Article ID 540643, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2011/540643
Case Report

Laryngeal Schwannoma: Case Report and Literature Review

ENT Department, Freeman Hospital, Freeman Road, High Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN, UK

Received 18 March 2011; Accepted 10 April 2011

Academic Editors: A. A. Aarnisalo, S. L. Halum, and E. Pasquini

Copyright © 2011 Y. Ramakrishnan and W. J. Issing. 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.

Abstract

Neurogenic tumours of the larynx, particularly schwannomas are rare. We report a case report of a schwannoma in a 30-year-old woman which was excised endoscopically. The aim of this paper is to highlight this rare condition and management options to the otolaryngological community.