Possible association between Helicobacter pylori infection and vocal fold leukoplakia.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Several studies have indicated the larynx as possible Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) reservoirs. This study explored the association between H. pylori and vocal fold leukoplakia. METHODS The case-control study involved 51 patients with vocal fold leukoplakia and 35 control patients with vocal polyps. Helicobacter pylori was detected in tissues… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/hed.25121

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