A rare case of congenital laryngeal cyst and its surgical management

Vaibhav Saini, Nitin Gupta, Anup Kumar Roy, Devanshu Kwatra


Congenital laryngeal cyst is a rare occurrence. It is an important but rare cause of neonatal stridor and should be kept as a provisional diagnosis after ruling out laryngomalacia. The case study tells us the importance of doing a laryngoscopic examination in every neonate presenting with stridor. The patient in our study underwent endoscopic marsupialization of the cyst which happens to be the treatment of choice in case of a laryngeal cyst.



Laryngeal cyst, Congenital laryngeal cyst, Vallecular cyst, Endoscopic marsupialization

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