contact granuloma


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contact granuloma

granuloma over the vocal process of the arytenoid cartilage caused by vocal abuse, infection, trauma, or regurgitation of gastric contents; produces hoarseness.
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Vocal process granuloma, also known as contact granuloma (1) or intubation granuloma, is a benign chronic inflammatory lesion that commonly arises from the mucosa overlying the arytenoid cartilage and extending to the posterior one-third of the vocal fold.
Pathogenesis of idiopathic contact granuloma of the larynx.