Solitary extramedullary plasmacytoma of the vocal cord in an adolescent.

  title={Solitary extramedullary plasmacytoma of the vocal cord in an adolescent.},
  author={Issai Vanan and Arlene Redner and Mark D Atlas and Lorraine Marin and Prajoy Kadkade and Jela Bandovic and Elaine S. Jaffe},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  volume={27 35},
A 16-year-old female with no significant past medical history developed acute onset of progressive hoarseness of voice with sensation of foreign body in her throat. Her primary care physician had prescribed her a course of antibiotics for laryngitis. Her symptoms persisted and a vocal cord lesion was suspected. She was evaluated by an otolaryngologist and indirect laryngoscopy revealed a large granulation polyp overlying the right vocal cord. Magnetic resonance imaging of the neck revealed a 7… CONTINUE READING


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