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Subglottic Laryngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Patricia A. Hudgins, MD, FACR
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Clinical Issues

          • Diagnostic Checklist

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Abbreviations

              • Squamous cell carcinoma (SCCa)
            • Definitions

              • Mucosal SCCa originating from subglottic larynx
              • Inferior aspect of true vocal cord (TVC) to lower border of cricoid cartilage

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • Radiographic Findings

                • CT Findings

                  • MR Findings

                    • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                      • Imaging Recommendations

                        DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                          PATHOLOGY

                          • General Features

                            • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                              • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                • Microscopic Features

                                  CLINICAL ISSUES

                                  • Presentation

                                    • Demographics

                                      • Natural History & Prognosis

                                        • Treatment

                                          DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                          • Consider

                                            • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                              • Reporting Tips

                                                Selected References

                                                1. Marchiano E et al: Subglottic squamous cell carcinoma: a population-based study of 889 cases. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 154(2):315-21, 2016
                                                2. Rzepakowska A et al: How useful is ultrasound in the assessment of local advancement of laryngeal cancer? Otolaryngol Pol. 69(2):21-6, 2015
                                                3. Allegra E et al: Early glottic cancer: role of MRI in the preoperative staging. Biomed Res Int. 2014:890385, 2014
                                                4. Wang HL et al: Subglottic adenoid cystic carcinoma mistaken for asthma. J Zhejiang Univ Sci B. 10(9):707-10, 2009
                                                5. Becker M et al: Imaging of the larynx and hypopharynx. Eur J Radiol. 66(3):460-79, 2008
                                                6. Smee RI et al: The management dilemmas of invasive subglottic carcinoma. Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol). 20(10):751-6, 2008
                                                7. Delaere P et al: Organ preservation surgery for advanced unilateral glottic and subglottic cancer. Laryngoscope. 117(10):1764-9, 2007
                                                8. Garas J et al: Squamous cell carcinoma of the subglottis. Am J Otolaryngol. 27(1):1-4, 2006
                                                9. Hermans R: Staging of laryngeal and hypopharyngeal cancer: value of imaging studies. Eur Radiol. 16(11):2386-400, 2006
                                                10. Su WF et al: Multifocal carcinoma of the larynx presenting as subglottic carcinoma. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 260(4):211-5, 2003
                                                11. Paisley S et al: Results of radiotherapy for primary subglottic squamous cell carcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 52(5):1245-50, 2002
                                                12. Yousem DM et al: Laryngeal imaging. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 10(3):451-65, 2002
                                                13. Chiesa F et al: Surgical treatment of laryngeal carcinoma with subglottis involvement. Oncol Rep. 8(1):137-40, 2001
                                                14. Surgical treatment of laryngeal carcinoma with subglottis involvement: Oncol Rep. 8(1):137-40, 2001
                                                15. Raitiola H et al: Symptoms of laryngeal carcinoma and their prognostic significance. Acta Oncol. 39(2):213-6, 2000
                                                16. Santoro R et al: Primary carcinoma of the subglottic larynx. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 257(10):548-51, 2000
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                                                KEY FACTS

                                                • Terminology

                                                  • Imaging

                                                    • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                                      • Clinical Issues

                                                        • Diagnostic Checklist

                                                          TERMINOLOGY

                                                          • Abbreviations

                                                            • Squamous cell carcinoma (SCCa)
                                                          • Definitions

                                                            • Mucosal SCCa originating from subglottic larynx
                                                            • Inferior aspect of true vocal cord (TVC) to lower border of cricoid cartilage

                                                          IMAGING

                                                          • General Features

                                                            • Radiographic Findings

                                                              • CT Findings

                                                                • MR Findings

                                                                  • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                                                                    • Imaging Recommendations

                                                                      DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                        PATHOLOGY

                                                                        • General Features

                                                                          • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                                                                            • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                              • Microscopic Features

                                                                                CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                                • Presentation

                                                                                  • Demographics

                                                                                    • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                                      • Treatment

                                                                                        DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                                        • Consider

                                                                                          • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                                            • Reporting Tips

                                                                                              Selected References

                                                                                              1. Marchiano E et al: Subglottic squamous cell carcinoma: a population-based study of 889 cases. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 154(2):315-21, 2016
                                                                                              2. Rzepakowska A et al: How useful is ultrasound in the assessment of local advancement of laryngeal cancer? Otolaryngol Pol. 69(2):21-6, 2015
                                                                                              3. Allegra E et al: Early glottic cancer: role of MRI in the preoperative staging. Biomed Res Int. 2014:890385, 2014
                                                                                              4. Wang HL et al: Subglottic adenoid cystic carcinoma mistaken for asthma. J Zhejiang Univ Sci B. 10(9):707-10, 2009
                                                                                              5. Becker M et al: Imaging of the larynx and hypopharynx. Eur J Radiol. 66(3):460-79, 2008
                                                                                              6. Smee RI et al: The management dilemmas of invasive subglottic carcinoma. Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol). 20(10):751-6, 2008
                                                                                              7. Delaere P et al: Organ preservation surgery for advanced unilateral glottic and subglottic cancer. Laryngoscope. 117(10):1764-9, 2007
                                                                                              8. Garas J et al: Squamous cell carcinoma of the subglottis. Am J Otolaryngol. 27(1):1-4, 2006
                                                                                              9. Hermans R: Staging of laryngeal and hypopharyngeal cancer: value of imaging studies. Eur Radiol. 16(11):2386-400, 2006
                                                                                              10. Su WF et al: Multifocal carcinoma of the larynx presenting as subglottic carcinoma. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 260(4):211-5, 2003
                                                                                              11. Paisley S et al: Results of radiotherapy for primary subglottic squamous cell carcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 52(5):1245-50, 2002
                                                                                              12. Yousem DM et al: Laryngeal imaging. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 10(3):451-65, 2002
                                                                                              13. Chiesa F et al: Surgical treatment of laryngeal carcinoma with subglottis involvement. Oncol Rep. 8(1):137-40, 2001
                                                                                              14. Surgical treatment of laryngeal carcinoma with subglottis involvement: Oncol Rep. 8(1):137-40, 2001
                                                                                              15. Raitiola H et al: Symptoms of laryngeal carcinoma and their prognostic significance. Acta Oncol. 39(2):213-6, 2000
                                                                                              16. Santoro R et al: Primary carcinoma of the subglottic larynx. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 257(10):548-51, 2000