Vocal ectasias or hemorrhagic polyps on the vocal cord margin

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Hemorrhagic polyps during abduction, Hemorrhagic polyps during closed phase of stroboscopy, Hemorrhagic polyps during open phase of stroboscopy, Hemorrhagic polyps during surgery - microlaryngoscopy, Hemorrhagic polyps 6 weeks after surgery, Hemorrhagic polyps 6 weeks after surgery, stroboscopy during open phase

Case Study (multiple photos): Man in his 30s who yells at a lot of football games. He has bilateral hemorrhagic polyps. These consist of dilated capillaries on the vocal cord margin. When he speaks, these will fill with blood and become larger making his voice progressively more hoarse with use.


Summary: 
They were removed with surgery. The bottom two photos were taken six weeks after excision. The vocal cord margins are fairly straight. There is still a small amount of postoperative scar.