Laryngeal amyloidosis with laryngocele: MRI and CT

Arslan A. S. , Ceylan N., Cetin A., Demirci A.

NEURORADIOLOGY, vol.40, no.6, pp.401-403, 1998 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 1998
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s002340050611
  • Title of Journal : NEURORADIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.401-403


A case of laryngeal amyloidosis associated with a laryngocele is reported. Preoperative CT showed diffuse thickening of the epiglottis, aryepiglottic folds and false vocal cords with well-defined calcific foci. MRI revealed contrast enhancement and increased signal intensity on T2-weighted images.