Infection after vocal fold lipoinjection

December 20, 2013
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Laryngoscopic Clinic

An 11-year-old girl presented with hoarseness and voice fatigue. These symptoms had adversely affected her participation as a singer and dancer in a school performance group. Her history included excision of a 9-cm neck teratoma shortly after birth. Strobovideolaryngoscopy revealed right vocal fold paralysis. The patient was administered 1 mg of intravenous cefazolin and then treated with an autologous fat injection into the right vocal fold.

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