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Solitary plasmacytoma of the trachea treated by loop resection and laser therapy.
  1. R A Kairalla,
  2. C R Carvalho,
  3. A A Parada,
  4. V A Alves,
  5. P H Saldiva
  1. Pulmonary Division, Hospital das Clinicas, University of São Paulo, Brasil.


    A 53 year old woman with respiratory failure and stridor caused by a tracheal plasmacytoma was treated by endoscopic loop polypectomy and neodymium YAG laser therapy, followed by local irradiation. Two years later there was no evidence of recurrence of disease.

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