Vocal fold polyp a case report
38 years old male patient came to the hospital with complaints of
1. Change in voice - 4 months
2. Breathlessness - 2 months
Breathless was more on exertion.
Patient was a chronic smoker for the past 15 years.
Video laryngoscopic findings:
Video laryngoscopy showed globular pale polyp arising from the medial wall of the right vocal cord. The polyp was so large that it occluded nearly 90% of the laryngeal inlet. This could be the reason for breathlessness.