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Clinical Note
March 2005

Thyroid Cartilage Fracture: An Unusual Presentation

Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2005;131(3):262-265. doi:10.1001/archotol.131.3.262

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Blunt laryngeal injuries are rare and are not typically seen in isolation; they are usually associated with multiple traumas.1 Such injuries account for less than 1% of all the cases seen at major trauma centers.2-4