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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01501526
Verified December 2011 by China Medical University Hospital. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
Herpes esophagitis presents a clinical diagnostic challenge. The investigators report the first case of herpes esophagitis presenting as vocal fold palsy in an immunocompetent host. The investigators case highlights the importance of performing a detailed laryngoscopic examination in any patient with prolonged husky voice.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
50 Years to 55 Years (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
primary care clinic
Patient of Herpes esophagitis with vocal palsy presentation
Patient of Herpes esophagitis without vocal palsy presentation