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Acute laryngeal spasm
  1. A S Kashyap1,
  2. K V Padmaprakash1,
  3. S Kashyap1,
  4. K P Anand2
  1. 1Command Hospital (Southern Command), Pune, India
  2. 2Department of Medicine, Command Hospital (Eastern Command), Kolkata, India
  1. Correspondence to:
 A S Kashyap
 Command Hospital (Southern Command), Pune 411040, India; kashyapajits{at}

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A 45-year-old man presented to the emergency room with an acute episode of laryngeal spasm. He underwent emergency tracheotomy. He had recurrent episodes of generalised tonic–clonic seizures of 4 years’ duration and was on phenytoin sodium 400 mg/day. …

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