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Critical Care: Neoplastic Disorders |

Subglottic Tumor Masquerading as Persistent Wheeze in a COPD Patient

Selma Demir, MD; Audrik Perez, MD; Pavan Gorukanti, MD; Sushilkumar Gupta, MD; Mangalore Amith Shenoy, MD; Amit Agarwal, MD; Pavan Irukulla, MD; Chanaka Seneviratne, MD
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Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY


Copyright 2016, American College of Chest Physicians. All Rights Reserved.


Chest. 2016;150(4_S):340A. doi:10.1016/j.chest.2016.08.353
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SESSION TITLE: Neoplastic Disorders

SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Slide

PRESENTED ON: Monday, October 24, 2016 at 03:15 PM - 04:15 PM

INTRODUCTION: Wheezing in a smoker is a very common presentation, with broad differential diagnosis. Although COPD is one of the most common etiologies, relatively rare causes like extrathoracic upper airway obstructions, are also among differential. Primary subglottic carcinomas have low incidence constituting about 1% of laryngeal cancers. Diagnosis is usually delayed due to lack of symptoms in the early stages, owing to location of the tumor.1

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