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Supraglottic tumor

Case contributed by Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Diagnosis almost certain


Work up for dysphasia.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Male

Tumoral involvement of the right false vocal cord and aryepiglottic fold with obliteration of right paraglottis space. Calcification of right arytenoid cartilage is noted due to tumoral involvement.

True vocal cords and thyroid cartilage seem normal.

Ring artifact is evident. 

Case Discussion

Supraglottis tumoral infiltration, most likely compatible with squamous cell carcinoma.

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