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August 1984

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University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville

Arch Otolaryngol. 1984;110(8):554-557. doi:10.1001/archotol.1984.00800340066019
Abstract

PATHOLOGIC QUIZ CASE 1 

Robert E. Fechner, MD  A 47-year-old man complained of hoarseness for almost one year. He was a nonsmoker and drank alcohol on social occasions. Otherwise he was in good health.Physical examination of the oral cavity and upper respiratory tract showed no abnormalities, except for a slight bulge on the midportion of the left true vocal cord. This measured approximately 0.6 cm in diameter. The overlying mucosa was normal. A biopsy specimen of the nodule was taken. Its appearance is shown in Fig 1. Figure 2 is from another case and will be subsequently discussed.What is your diagnosis?

PATHOLOGIC QUIZ CASE 2 

Robert E. Fechner, MD  A 52-year-old man was hoarse for four months. He smoked a pack a day for approximately 25 years and did not drink alcoholic beverages. At the time of laryngoscopy, a 1.3-cm polypoid lesion extended from the true vocal cord

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