Acta Scientific Otolaryngology (ASOL) (ISSN: 2582-5550)

Case Report Volume 3 Issue 2

Primary Non Hodgkin’s Lymphoma of Glottis: A Diagnostic Dilemma

Shashikant Anil Pol1, Aditi Mahajan2*, Reetu Kundu3, Surinder K Singhal4 and Nitin Gupta5

1Assistant Professor, Department of ENT, JIPMER, Puducherry, India
2Senior Resident, Department of ENT, GMCH, Chandigarh, India
3Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, GMCH, Chandigarh, India
4Associate professor, Head of Department ENT, GMCH, Chandigarh, India
5Associate professor, epartment of ENT, GMCH, Chandigarh, India

*Corresponding Author: Aditi Mahajan, Senior Resident, Department of ENT, GMCH, Chandigarh, India.

Received: November 08, 2020; Published: January 28, 2020



  Primary Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma of the larynx is rare, accounting for less than 1% of all laryngeal neoplasms. Fewer than 100 cases have been reported in the literature. Early symptoms are nonspecific and subtle, so confirmation of the diagnosis is difficult thereby leading to a delay in management. We hereby present a case of a 30 year old male with Non Hodgkin’s lymphoma of larynx who presented with hoarseness as the only complaint. In this case, intra operative assessment and histological interpretation was critical, and formed the basis of correct management in the form of radiotherapy.

Keywords: Non Hodgkin Lymphoma; Microlaryngeal Surgery; PET Scan; IMRT



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Citation: Aditi Mahajan., et al. "Primary Non Hodgkin’s Lymphoma of Glottis: A Diagnostic Dilemma". Acta Scientific Otolaryngology 3.2 (2021): 47-49.


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