[Skip to Navigation]
Article
August 1985

The Twisted Larynx: A Clinical Syndrome-Reply

Author Affiliations

Chief Editor

Arch Otolaryngol. 1985;111(8):557. doi:10.1001/archotol.1985.00800100105021

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.

Abstract

Such a remarkable displacement as that described in the first instance must be quite rare, but we thank the author for sharing these observations with our readers. Aging, trauma, and tumor growth can result in rather dramatic airway distortion, and at times the resultant respiratory obstruction presents both diagnostic and therapeutic challenges.

I doubt that we would agree that the designation of these distortions would qualify as a new clinical syndrome, but we do appreciate the reminder.

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview
Add or change institution
×