PATHOLOGIC QUIZ CASE 1
F. M. Bonner, III, MD, Houston
A 64-year-old woman has had rheumatoid arthritis for two years. Two months prior to admission, the patient had a flu-like episode and at that time noted a change in voice, with hoarseness and inability to speak with force.Physical examination revealed a right arytenoid mass (Fig 1) with decreased mobility of the right true vocal cord. She had rheumatoid changes in her hands and knees. A biopsy specimen of arytenoid mass was taken (Fig 2 and 3). What is your diagnosis?
PATHOLOGIC QUIZ CASE 2
Dale H. Rice, MD, Ann Arbor, Mich
A 72-year-old woman was referred to the University of Michigan Medical Center with a six-month history of otalgia and the sensation of fullness in the left ear, which began following an airplane trip to Florida. She had been treated by several otorhinolaryngologists without benefit. When initially evaluated,
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