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Laryngeal papillomatosis



Laryngeal papillomatosis
Classification & external resources
ICD-10 D14.1
ICD-9 212.1

Laryngeal papillomatosis, also known as recurrent respiratory papillomatosis, is a rare medical condition, caused by an HPV infection of the throat. It causes assorted tumors, papillomas, to develop over a period of time. Without treatment it is potentially fatal as uncontrolled growths could obstruct the airway.

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This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Laryngeal_papillomatosis". A list of authors is available in Wikipedia.
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