Squamous cell carcinoma of larynx with transglottic spread - T4

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abdrabou


Hoarseness of voice and neck swelling in a heavy smoker.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Male

A supraglottic enhancing lobulated soft tissue mass that extends from the base of the epiglottis to the aryepiglottic folds bilaterally and inferiorly to the laryngeal ventricle and right true vocal fold, and shows extra-laryngeal spread to the soft tissues of the anterior neck. Bilateral neck lymphadenopathy.

Case Discussion

Pathology proven squamous cell carcinoma of the larynx stage T4N2.

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Case information

rID: 41324
Published: 27th Nov 2015
Last edited: 23rd May 2020
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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