Granular cell tumors arising nearly simultaneously in the larynx and subcutaneous cervical region.

@article{Kawaida2000GranularCT,
  title={Granular cell tumors arising nearly simultaneously in the larynx and subcutaneous cervical region.},
  author={Masahiro Kawaida and Hiroyuki Fukuda and Naoyuki Kohno},
  journal={Ear, nose, & throat journal},
  year={2000},
  volume={79 3},
  pages={162-6}
}
Granular cell tumors are benign, relatively rare lesions that can occur in any organ in the body. Tumors are known to occasionally arise in two or more different organs. We report the case of a 60-year-old woman in whom granular cell tumors arose almost simultaneously in her subcutaneous cervical region and her larynx. The two tumors were surgically resected and examined histopathologically, and they exhibited the same histopathologic features. The tumor of the larynx was resected with the help… CONTINUE READING