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Malaysian Journal of Medical Sciences
School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia
ISSN: 1394-195X
Vol. 17, No. 1, 2010, pp. 52-55
Bioline Code: mj10010
Full paper language: English
Document type: Case Report
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Malaysian Journal of Medical Sciences, Vol. 17, No. 1, 2010, pp. 52-55

 en An Unexpected Cause of Hoarseness of Voice in a Healthy Teenager
Wong, Siong Lung & Ibrahim, Zainal Abidin

Abstract

Laryngeal amyloidosis is a rare cause of stridor in a healthy young adult. We report a case of localised laryngeal amyloidosis, including our MRI findings, which included a necrotic centre that has not previously been described. This case also highlights the need for a high index of clinical suspicion to achieve the correct histopathological interpretation.

Keywords
medical sciences

 
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