Near-obstructive vallecular cyst

  • Neeraj KumarEmail author
  • Abhyuday Kumar
  • Amarjeet Kumar
  • Prakash K. Dubey
  • Bhartendu Bharti
Images in Anesthesia


Conflicts of interest

None declared.

Editorial responsibility

This submission was handled by Dr. Hilary P. Grocott, Editor-in-Chief, Canadian Journal of Anesthesia.

Supplementary material

12630_2019_1483_MOESM1_ESM.mpeg (1.9 mb)
Supplementary material 1 (MPEG 1940 kb) eVideo Nasoendoscopy view shows a large cystic mass arising from the right side of the vallecula [during EEEE phonation].


  1. 1.
    Yuce Y, Uzun S, Aypar U. Asymptomatic vallecular cyst: case report. Braz J Anesthesiol 2013; 63: 419-21.CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Walshe CM, Jonas N, Rohan D. Vallecular cyst causing a difficult intubation. Br J Anaesth 2009; . Scholar

Copyright information

© Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Trauma & EmergencyAll India Institute of Medical SciencesPatnaIndia
  2. 2.Department of AnesthesiologyAll India Institute of Medical SciencesPatnaIndia
  3. 3.Department of AnesthesiologyIndira Gandhi Institute of Medical SciencesPatnaIndia
  4. 4.Department of OtorhinolaryngologyAll India Institute of Medical SciencesPatnaIndia

Personalised recommendations