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Case 14352

Calcification of the epiglottis

Author(s)
Navarro-Baño, Antonio; Velázquez-Marín, Francisca; Bañón-García, Inmaculada; Morell-González, Guilda; Castillo-García, Antonio; Vázquez-Sáez, Victoria.

Hospital Clinico Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca , Servicio Murciano de Salud; Carretera Madrid-Cartagena, s/n. 30120 El Palmar, Spain; Email:navarba@gmail.com
 
Patient
male, 67 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    CT:sagittal plane.

    Discontinuous calcification of epiglottic cartilage is evident.

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Calcifications / Calculi;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    CT: coronal plane.

    Calcification of the epiglottic cartilage.

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Calcifications / Calculi;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    CT: axial plane.

    Discontinuous calcification of epiglottic cartilage is evident.

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Calcifications / Calculi;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    CT with sagittal 3D reconstruction.

    Discontinous calcification of epiglottic cartilage is evident.

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Calcifications / Calculi;
     
     
Discontinuous calcification of epiglottic cartilage is evident.
 
Calcification of the epiglottic cartilage.
 
Discontinuous calcification of epiglottic cartilage is evident.
 
Discontinous calcification of epiglottic cartilage is evident.
 
 
 
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