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CASE REPORT
Year : 2009  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 124-125

Paediatric laryngeal granular cell tumour


1 E.N.T Department, Uthman DanFodio University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria
2 Department of Pathology, Federal Medical Centre, Gombe, Nigeria

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Ayuba M Dauda
Department of Pathology, Federal Medical Centre, Gombe
Nigeria
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DOI: 10.4103/0189-6725.54782

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Granular cell tumour (GCT) affecting the larynx is not common, especially in children. Most cases are apt to be confused with respiratory papilloma and may even be mistaken for a malignant neoplasia. We present a case of laryngeal GCT in a 12-year-old child to emphasize that the tumour should be regarded in the differential of growths affecting the larynx in children.


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