Intravenous neck injections in a drug abuser resulting in infection of a laryngocele

Jeevanan Jahendran, Abdullah Sani Mohamed, Philip Rajan, Gurdeep Singh Mann, Balachandran Appoo

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Abstract

A pyolaryngocele is an uncommon complication of a laryngocele that has become infected. We present a case of a pyolaryngocele that was probably due to repeated injections in the neck veins. The pathogenesis, clinical features and management are discussed in detail.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)41-44
Number of pages4
JournalAsian Journal of Surgery
Volume28
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2005
Externally publishedYes

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Laryngocele
Drug Users
Intravenous Injections
Veins
Neck
Injections
Infection

Keywords

  • Laryngeal carcinoma
  • Laryngocele
  • Neck mass
  • Pyolaryngocele
  • Surgical management

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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Intravenous neck injections in a drug abuser resulting in infection of a laryngocele. / Jahendran, Jeevanan; Mohamed, Abdullah Sani; Rajan, Philip; Mann, Gurdeep Singh; Appoo, Balachandran.

In: Asian Journal of Surgery, Vol. 28, No. 1, 01.2005, p. 41-44.

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Jahendran, J, Mohamed, AS, Rajan, P, Mann, GS & Appoo, B 2005, 'Intravenous neck injections in a drug abuser resulting in infection of a laryngocele', Asian Journal of Surgery, vol. 28, no. 1, pp. 41-44.
Jahendran, Jeevanan ; Mohamed, Abdullah Sani ; Rajan, Philip ; Mann, Gurdeep Singh ; Appoo, Balachandran. / Intravenous neck injections in a drug abuser resulting in infection of a laryngocele. In: Asian Journal of Surgery. 2005 ; Vol. 28, No. 1. pp. 41-44.
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