Retropharyngeal leiomyoma: Case report and review of the literature

Vikas R. Dharnidharka, N. K. Bahl, Pravina W. Kandoth, Jayashri R. Kamath, Umesh S. Vengsarkar

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An 8‐year‐old girl was initially seen with dyspnea, drooling of secretions, and loss of weight. A large mass was seen protruding through the posterior pharyngeal wall, which was found to be a leiomyoma after excision. No previous case report exists of a retropharyngeal leiomyoma.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)161-163
Number of pages3
JournalHead & Neck
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1993


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