Morphological studies on the pathogenesis of Reinke's edema

@article{Tillmann2005MorphologicalSO,
  title={Morphological studies on the pathogenesis of Reinke's edema},
  author={Bernhard N. Tillmann and Heinrich H. Rudert and Michael Sch{\"u}nke and Jochen Alfred Werner},
  journal={European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology},
  year={2005},
  volume={252},
  pages={469-474}
}
Light microscopy of vocal cord mucosa in patients with Reinke's edema revealed highly ramified fissured spaces in the subepithelial tissue that were generally lined with flat cells. The ultrastructure of the parietal cells resembled fibroblasts whose cytoplasmic extensions overlapped in two to three layers in some places. Cell contacts were not observed. Neither electron microscopy nor immunohistochemical testing with antibody against laminin demonstrated a basal membrane. It was possible to… 

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