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Verrucous carcinoma of the frontal sinus: a case report and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6361388     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Carcinoma of the frontal sinus is rare. Treatment is controversial, and prognosis is poor, The etiology is unknown, although some risk factors for other paranasal sinus carcinomas have been identified. A 70-year-old male presented with proptosis and x-ray findings consistent with a mucocele of the frontal sinus. At operation the patient was felt to have a cholesteatoma. Pathologic diagnosis was verrucous carcinoma of the frontal sinus. The case is discussed and the literature is reviewed.
Authors:
A N Newman; M Colman; S A Jayich
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Comparative Study; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of surgical oncology     Volume:  24     ISSN:  0022-4790     ISO Abbreviation:  J Surg Oncol     Publication Date:  1983 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-02-14     Completed Date:  1984-02-14     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0222643     Medline TA:  J Surg Oncol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  298-303     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Carcinoma, Papillary / radiotherapy,  surgery*
Frontal Sinus*
Humans
Male
Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
Paranasal Sinus Neoplasms / radiotherapy,  surgery*
Prognosis

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