maxillary sinus neoplasms

Summary

Summary: Neoplasms or tumors of the maxillary sinus. The majority of paranasal sinus neoplasms arise here. They develop silently when confined to the sinus and produce symptoms on extension through the walls.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Combined therapy with conservative surgery, radiotherapy, and regional chemotherapy for maxillary sinus carcinoma
    H Nishino
    Department of Otolaryngology, Jichi Medical School, Tochigi, Japan
    Cancer 89:1925-32. 2000
  2. doi Genomic profiling of sinonasal squamous cell carcinoma
    Fernando Lopez
    Department of Otolaryngology, Instituto Universitario de Oncologia del Principado de Asturias, Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias, Oviedo, Asturias, Spain
    Head Neck 33:145-53. 2011
  3. doi Patterns of failure after combined-modality approaches incorporating radiotherapy for sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma of the head and neck
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:338-43. 2008
  4. ncbi Malignant myoepithelioma in the maxillary sinus: case report and review of the literature
    Masaharu Hata
    Department of Radiology, Yokohama City University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 9 Fukuura, Kanazawa Ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa 236 0004, Japan
    Anticancer Res 29:497-501. 2009
  5. ncbi Immunohistochemical analysis of small cell carcinoma of the head and neck: a report of four patients and a review of sixteen patients in the literature with ectopic hormone production
    H Mineta
    Department of Otolaryngology, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Japan
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 110:76-82. 2001
  6. ncbi Breast carcinoma metastases in paranasal sinuses, a rare occurrence mimicking a primary nasal malignancy. case report
    D Marchioni
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 24:87-91. 2004
  7. ncbi Individually Prefabricated Prosthesis for Maxilla Reconstuction
    Sekou Singare
    Key Laboratory of Biomedical Information Engineering of the Minestry of Education, and Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Xi an Jiaotong University, Xi an, China
    J Prosthodont 17:135-40. 2008
  8. ncbi [Extranasopharyngeal angiofibroma of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses]
    J P Windfuhr
    Klinik fur Hals, Nasen, Ohren Krankheiten, Kopf, Hals und Plastische Gesichtschirurgie, Malteser Krankenhaus St Anna, Duisburg
    Laryngorhinootologie 83:308-16. 2004
  9. ncbi Clinicopathologic differences in malignant melanoma arising in oral squamous and sinonasal respiratory mucosa of the upper aerodigestive tract
    Manju L Prasad
    Department of Pathology, Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus 43210
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:997-1002. 2003
  10. ncbi Orofacial haemangiopericytoma--a rare case
    S R Shetty
    Department of Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Radiology, Yenepoya Dental College and Hospital, Unit of Yenepoya Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Nithyanand Nagar Post, Deralakatte, Mangalore 575018, India
    Dentomaxillofac Radiol 36:437-40. 2007

Research Grants

  1. IMRT Dose Optimization
    Lei Xing; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications143 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Combined therapy with conservative surgery, radiotherapy, and regional chemotherapy for maxillary sinus carcinoma
    H Nishino
    Department of Otolaryngology, Jichi Medical School, Tochigi, Japan
    Cancer 89:1925-32. 2000
    ..Current goals for the treatment of carcinoma of the maxillary sinus include the preservation of vision, ability to eat, ability to communicate, and appearance as well as cure...
  2. doi Genomic profiling of sinonasal squamous cell carcinoma
    Fernando Lopez
    Department of Otolaryngology, Instituto Universitario de Oncologia del Principado de Asturias, Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias, Oviedo, Asturias, Spain
    Head Neck 33:145-53. 2011
    ..Sinonasal squamous cell carcinomas (SCCs) are rare tumors with no etiologic link to tobacco and alcohol, as opposed to other SCCs of the head and neck (HNSCC). Little is known about the genetic changes in sinonasal SCC...
  3. doi Patterns of failure after combined-modality approaches incorporating radiotherapy for sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma of the head and neck
    Allen M Chen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California, San Francisco Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:338-43. 2008
    ..To report the clinical outcome of patients treated with combined-modality approaches for sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma (SNUC) of the head and neck...
  4. ncbi Malignant myoepithelioma in the maxillary sinus: case report and review of the literature
    Masaharu Hata
    Department of Radiology, Yokohama City University Graduate School of Medicine, 3 9 Fukuura, Kanazawa Ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa 236 0004, Japan
    Anticancer Res 29:497-501. 2009
    ..No therapy-related severe toxicities were observed. A rare case with malignant myoepithelioma in the maxillary sinus was successfully treated with radiation therapy...
  5. ncbi Immunohistochemical analysis of small cell carcinoma of the head and neck: a report of four patients and a review of sixteen patients in the literature with ectopic hormone production
    H Mineta
    Department of Otolaryngology, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Japan
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 110:76-82. 2001
    ..Antidiuretic hormone and adrenocorticotropic hormone were the hormones that caused clinical symptoms (paraneoplastic syndromes). We believe that the evaluation of hormonal syndromes is valuable for diagnosis and treatment...
  6. ncbi Breast carcinoma metastases in paranasal sinuses, a rare occurrence mimicking a primary nasal malignancy. case report
    D Marchioni
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 24:87-91. 2004
    ..Only the histopathologic examination together with a broad spectrum of immunohistochemical antibodies were useful in confirming the origin of the neoplasm...
  7. ncbi Individually Prefabricated Prosthesis for Maxilla Reconstuction
    Sekou Singare
    Key Laboratory of Biomedical Information Engineering of the Minestry of Education, and Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Xi an Jiaotong University, Xi an, China
    J Prosthodont 17:135-40. 2008
    ..These cases show that the prefabrication of a prosthesis using modern manufacturing technology is an effective method for maxillofacial defect reconstruction...
  8. ncbi [Extranasopharyngeal angiofibroma of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses]
    J P Windfuhr
    Klinik fur Hals, Nasen, Ohren Krankheiten, Kopf, Hals und Plastische Gesichtschirurgie, Malteser Krankenhaus St Anna, Duisburg
    Laryngorhinootologie 83:308-16. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to evaluate the incidence, clinical features and complications that may occur during the process of diagnosis and surgical therapy of angiofibromas outside the nasopharynx...
  9. ncbi Clinicopathologic differences in malignant melanoma arising in oral squamous and sinonasal respiratory mucosa of the upper aerodigestive tract
    Manju L Prasad
    Department of Pathology, Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus 43210
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 127:997-1002. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi Orofacial haemangiopericytoma--a rare case
    S R Shetty
    Department of Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Radiology, Yenepoya Dental College and Hospital, Unit of Yenepoya Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Nithyanand Nagar Post, Deralakatte, Mangalore 575018, India
    Dentomaxillofac Radiol 36:437-40. 2007
    ..The clinical features, radiological findings and differential diagnoses to be considered, and the available treatment options, are discussed in this case report...
  11. ncbi A case of paranasal sinus angiolipoma
    Travis J Pfannenstiel
    Department of Otolaryngology, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234 6200, USA
    Laryngoscope 113:1080-1. 2003
    ..At the conclusion of the report, the reader should be able to discuss the incidence, treatment options, and long-term prognosis of angiolipomas of the paranasal sinuses...
  12. ncbi Oral and maxillofacial pathology case of the month. Angiocentric T-Cell lymphoma (midline lethal granuloma)
    Cleverick D Johnson
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials, University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Tex Dent J 124:764-5, 772-3. 2007
  13. ncbi Fine-needle aspiration biopsy cytology of malignant neoplasms of the sinonasal tract
    Jay C Helsel
    Department of Pathology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    Cancer 99:105-12. 2003
    ..The role of fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) and the cytomorphologic features of these tumors have not been specifically addressed...
  14. ncbi Three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy for paranasal sinus carcinoma: clinical results for 25 patients
    Laetitia Padovani
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Centre Leon Berard, Lyon, France
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:169-76. 2003
    ..To assess local control, survival, and clinical and dosimetric prognostic factors in 25 patients with locally advanced maxillary or ethmoid sinus carcinoma treated by three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy (RT)...
  15. doi Lymph node metastases in malignant tumors of the paranasal sinuses: prognostic value and treatment
    Giulio Cantu
    National Cancer Institute, Via Venezian 1, 20133 Milano, Italy
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:170-7. 2008
    ..To assess the frequency of nodal involvement and its prognostic value in malignant tumors of the paranasal sinuses, particularly in maxillary sinus squamous cell carcinoma...
  16. ncbi Primary Ewing's sarcoma of the paranasal sinus with intracranial extension: imaging features
    M Harman
    Department of Radiology, University of Yuzuncu Yil Faculty of Medicine, Van, Turkey
    Dentomaxillofac Radiol 32:343-6. 2003
    ..CT and MRI findings of this unusual case are discussed. To our knowledge, this case is the first to be reported with CT and MRI documentation...
  17. ncbi Ethmoido-orbital tumors: our experience
    Giorgio Iannetti
    Department of Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Craniofac Surg 16:1085-91. 2005
    ..1% at 5 and 10 years. Intracranial involvement is the main element for short-term negative prognosis. Orbital exenteration is fundamental if grade III orbital invasion occurs because it ensures an improvement of the disease-free survival...
  18. ncbi Cytologic findings in calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumor: a case report
    Mohammad Javad Shekarkhar
    Department of Pathology and Otolaryngology, Shiraz Medical School, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Acta Cytol 49:533-6. 2005
    ..This report describes the cytologic findings in a case of CEOT...
  19. ncbi Myxomatous lesions of the maxilla in children: a case series and review of management
    Brian W Rotenberg
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Elm Wing 6th Floor, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 68:1251-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to report on our experience in managing these patients, including diagnostic work-up, histopathologic findings and an evaluation of surgical treatment outcomes...
  20. ncbi Stage III-IV sinonasal and nasal cavity carcinoma treated with three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy
    Anna Maria Gabriele
    Department of Radiotherapy, San Giovanni Antica Sede Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Tumori 94:320-6. 2008
    ..To report the dosimetric data and clinical outcomes of patients with advanced neoplasm of the paranasal sinuses and nasal cavity, treated by three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy...
  21. ncbi [Prognostic analysis of 151 patients with maxillary sinus malignant neoplasms]
    Gui Fang Guo
    Department of VIP Inpatient Service Section Three, Cancer Center, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, 510060, P R China
    Ai Zheng 23:1546-50. 2004
    ..Five-year survival rate of patients with maxillary malignant neoplasms is low, the prognostic factors of these neoplasms were unclear. This study was to investigate prognostic factors of maxillary sinus malignant neoplasms...
  22. ncbi New proposal for T classification of gingival carcinomas arising in the maxilla
    T Sasaki
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dokkyo University School of Medicine, 880 Kitakobayashi, Mibu, Tochigi 321 0293, Japan
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 33:349-52. 2004
    ..Increased use of the SNF criteria is expected to improve staging of gingival tumors arising in the maxilla and increase the accuracy of diagnosis, especially of T4 tumors...
  23. ncbi Primary intraosseous carcinoma of the anterior maxilla: report of a new case
    Imad Abu el-Naaj
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Rambam Medical Center, Technion Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 63:405-9. 2005
  24. ncbi Opaque maxillary antrum: a pictorial review
    A Whyte
    Perth Radiological Clinic, Department of Otolaryngology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Australas Radiol 49:203-13. 2005
    ..Computed tomography remains the most useful technique in coming to a specific diagnosis. Magnetic resonance imaging adds specificity in a few selected situations and is required in conjunction with CT in the staging of malignant tumours...
  25. ncbi Adenoid cystic carcinoma of maxillary sinus with metastatic hepatocellular carcinoma. Case report
    Nobuo Satake
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, JA Kochi Hospital, Myouken, Nankoku, Kochi, Japan
    APMIS 113:450-5. 2005
    ..Primary ACC and metastatic HCC in the maxillary sinus are rare, and this may therefore be the first case of maxillary sinus tumor with both these elements...
  26. ncbi Squamous cell carcinoma presenting as an endodontic-periodontic lesion
    Paul A Levi
    Department of Periodontology, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Periodontol 76:1798-804. 2005
    ..The subsequent management of the case is also discussed. The study was conducted in accordance with the Helsinki Declaration of 1975, as revised in 2000...
  27. ncbi [Orbital extension of sinus plasmacytoma secondarily transforming into multiple myeloma: a case study]
    S Balayre
    Service d Ophtalmologie, CHU, Poitiers
    J Fr Ophtalmol 27:67-71. 2004
    ....
  28. ncbi [Verrucous carcinoma of the nasal cavity: a case report]
    Yoshihito Suda
    Department of Otolaryngology, Kagoshima City Hospital, Kagoshima
    Nihon Jibiinkoka Gakkai Kaiho 106:156-9. 2003
    ..In our case, the tumor showed typical features of a hybrid tumor. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first case of hybrid verrucous squamous cell carcinoma originating in the nose in the Japanese literature...
  29. ncbi Hematoma-like mass of the maxillary sinus
    Mizuho Yagisawa
    Department of Biology and Function in the Head and Neck, Graduate School of Medicine, Yokohama City University, Japan
    Acta Otolaryngol 126:277-81. 2006
    ..This lesion should be distinguished from hemangioma and hematoma. We propose the name "hematoma-like mass of the maxillary sinus" for this disease, based on its histological characteristics...
  30. ncbi Craniofacial resection for sinunasal tumors
    M Granados-Garcia
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Instituto Nacional de Cancerologia, Mexico, Tlalpan
    Clin Transl Oncol 8:119-23. 2006
    ..Surgical resection remains the mainstay of treatment, but its relative therapeutic value compared with alternative treatments is controversial...
  31. ncbi Giant myoepithelioma of the face: MDCT with 2D and 3D images
    Omer Onbas
    Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, Ataturk University, Erzurum, Turkey
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:W418-9. 2006
  32. ncbi Treatment of nasal cavity and paranasal sinus cancer with modern radiotherapy techniques in the postoperative setting--the MSKCC experience
    Bradford S Hoppe
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:691-702. 2007
    ..To perform a retrospective analysis of patients with paranasal sinus (PNS) cancer treated with postoperative radiotherapy (RT) at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center...
  33. ncbi Sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma with orbital invasion: report of three cases
    N Sharara
    Department of Ophthalmology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 17:288-92. 2001
    ..SNUC should be distinguished from other small, round, blue cell tumors, in particular, esthesioneuroblastoma...
  34. ncbi [Endonasal endoscopic approach in the treatment of sino-nasal inverted papillomas]
    J Percodani
    Praticien Hospitalier, CHU Rangueil Larrey, 24, chemin de Pouvourville TSA 300 30, 31059 Toulouse Cedex 9, France
    Ann Otolaryngol Chir Cervicofac 123:312-8. 2006
    ..Nevertheless, the authors aim in this study to evaluate the advantages and the limits of this approach, to analyse its failures and its recurrences, and to define the indications for using it with the external or dissimulated approach...
  35. ncbi [Is orbital exenteration indicated for extensive primary mucosal melanomas of the sinunasal system?]
    M Hölzl
    Hals Nasen Ohrenklinik und Poliklinik Charite, Campus Mitte, Berlin
    Laryngorhinootologie 86:346-51. 2007
    ..Orbital decompression should be considered with reference to the quality of life...
  36. ncbi Prevention of postoperative complications in skull base surgery for nasal or paranasal sinus carcinoma invading the skull base
    S Nishizawa
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Shizuoka, Japan
    J Clin Neurosci 8:67-70. 2001
    ..With this technique, there were no postoperative infections...
  37. ncbi Sinochoanal polyp and its variant, the angiomatous polyp: MRI findings
    S De Vuysere
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 11:55-8. 2001
    ..An angiomatous polyp mimics a hypervascular mass lesion on enhanced MR studies. The anatomic location and association with a sinusal polyp allows the correct diagnosis...
  38. ncbi Rapidly growing mass of the anterior maxillary gingiva
    Souichi Yanamoto
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Unit of Translational Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Japan
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 104:153-9. 2007
  39. ncbi Solitary plasmacytoma of the maxilla--a case report and review of the literature
    Sukumaran Anil
    Department of Periodontics, College of Dentistry, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Gen Dent 55:39-43. 2007
    ..The neoplastic cells had a large, single eccentric nucleus, resembling typical plasma cells. The clinical, histopathological, and radiological features of solitary plasmacytoma are discussed...
  40. ncbi Squamous cell carcinoma of the maxillary sinus and the oral part of the upper jaw. Comparison of treatment results
    H Shibuya
    Department of Radiology, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
    Acta Oncol 33:43-7. 1994
    ..The local recurrence rate was high in the inoperable MC patients (6/8). Contralateral sinus cancers occurred in 4 patients in the MC group...
  41. ncbi Irradiation of paranasal sinus tumors, a delineation and dose comparison study
    Coen Rasch
    Department of Radiotherapy, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Huis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 52:120-7. 2002
    ..To determine the influence of observer variation and treatment planner variation on the dose delivered to the target and normal structures when irradiating paranasal sinus carcinomas...
  42. ncbi Primary adenocarcinoma of the maxillary sinus simulating an osteosarcoma
    James Roth
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 81:14. 2002
  43. ncbi Case report: B-cell lymphoma of the maxillary sinus
    Juan F Yepes
    Department of Oral Health Practice, University of Kentucky College of Dentistry, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 102:792-5. 2006
    ..Radiographic and clinical features that should be considered in establishing a differential diagnosis of malignant disease are discussed...
  44. ncbi The unilateral opaque maxillary sinus on computed tomography
    M Rudralingam
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester LE1 5WW, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 40:504-7. 2002
    ..We emphasise the importance of nasendoscopic examination in the accurate assessment of sinonasal disease...
  45. ncbi [Sinonasal mucosal melanoma]
    P Pomar Blanco
    Servicio de ORL, Hospital de El Bierzo, Ponferrada, Leon
    An Otorrinolaringol Ibero Am 34:349-58. 2007
    ..The actuarial disease-free survival for this group of 6 is 33.3% (2 of 6). Mucosal melanoma of the head and neck remains a difficult disease to treat, with high locoregional recurrence rates and poor prognosis...
  46. ncbi Three cases of organized hematoma of the maxillary sinus
    Tae Mi Yoon
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Chonnam National University Medical School, 8, Hakdong, Dong Gu, Gwangju 501 190, Korea
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 263:823-6. 2006
    ..In the evaluation of a patient with recurrent nasal bleeding, nasal obstruction, and an enlarging maxillary mass, organized hematoma of the maxillary sinus should be included in the differential diagnosis...
  47. ncbi Nasal chondrosarcoma in an infant: radiologic and histologic correlation
    K Taori
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 27:1394-5. 2006
  48. ncbi Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumour of the paranasal sinus
    Hyun Jik Kim
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Otolaryngol 36:E9-11. 2007
  49. ncbi Widespread subcutaneous distant metastases from a head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Gary R Hoffman
    Leicester Royal Infirmary, UK
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 60:954-8. 2002
  50. ncbi Sinonasal verrucous carcinoma with oral invasion
    P Karthikeya
    Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, JSS Dental College and Hospital, S S Nagar, Mysore 15
    Indian J Dent Res 17:82-6. 2006
    ..The clinical presentation and the histopathological features of verrucous carcinoma are a subject of continuous discussion amongst diagnosticians and pathologists. A case with oral and nasal presentation of this tumor is reported here...
  51. ncbi Association of verrucous carcinoma and inverted papilloma in the sinonasal tract
    Teruo Shiomori
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, School of Medicine, 1 1 Iseigaoka, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu 807 8555, Japan
    Auris Nasus Larynx 34:281-5. 2007
    ..She is currently free from symptoms, and there is no evidence of recurrence 5 months after surgery. The pathology, clinical manifestation, and treatment of VC associated with IP are reviewed from literature...
  52. ncbi Small cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the sinonasal region. A propose of a case
    Raúl González-García
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital La Princesa, Autonoma University, C Diego de Leon, 62, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 45:676-8. 2007
    ..He refused operation and was treated unsuccessfully with four cycles of cisplatin and etoposide...
  53. ncbi Benign schwannoma in paranasal sinuses: a clinico-pathological study of five cases, emphasising diagnostic difficulties
    H Y Sheikh
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Christie Hospital NHS Trust, Manchester, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 122:598-602. 2008
    ..To highlight the difficulty in making a correct diagnosis of benign schwannoma in the paranasal region, to raise awareness of this rare condition, and to suggest the most appropriate treatment...
  54. ncbi Odontogenic myxoma in a 17-month-old child: a case report
    Sinead Fenton
    University Medical Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 61:734-6. 2003
  55. doi Computer image-guided surgery for total maxillectomy
    Akihiro Homma
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Kita 15, Nishi 7, Kita ku, Sapporo, 060 8638, Japan
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 265:1521-6. 2008
    ..This study evaluated the use of an ICTGS in total maxillectomy. Five patients with maxillary sinus neoplasms underwent surgery using a StealthStation ICTGS...
  56. ncbi Myxoid chondrosarcoma of the maxilla in a pediatric patient
    Sabine Jorg
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 263:195-8. 2006
    ..This case reaffirms the importance of considering sarcomas or other neoplastic lesions in the differential diagnosis of progressive nasal obstruction in children...
  57. ncbi Malignant melanoma imaging with Tl-201
    N Watanabe
    Department of Radiology, Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University, Japan
    Clin Nucl Med 23:764-6. 1998
    ..The findings indicate the utility of Tl-201 to detect the primary lesion and to identify postoperative recurrence in malignant melanoma...
  58. doi Two maxillary lesions containing bony/calcified shells
    K Gurel
    Department of Radiology, Izzet Baysal School of Medicine, Abant Izzet Baysal University, Bolu, Turkey
    Dentomaxillofac Radiol 38:296-300. 2009
    ..Diagnoses of a residual radicular cyst in one case and a calcified mucocoele (which is very rare) in the other case were predicted with the help of radiological findings and were confirmed surgically and histopathologically...
  59. doi [Solitary neurofibroma of the maxillary sinus]
    E E M Nao
    Service universitaire d ORL et chirurgie cervico faciale, Hopital Aristide Le Dantec, CHU, BP 6483, Dakar Etoile, Senegal
    Ann Otolaryngol Chir Cervicofac 126:256-8. 2009
    ..To illustrate the rarity and difficulty diagnosing maxillary sinus neurofibroma through a case report...
  60. ncbi Malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the maxillary sinus presenting as toothache
    Yi Wei Chan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Taoyuan Veterans Hospital, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 67:104-7. 2004
    ..Seventeen months after the surgery, the patient was clinically well without any evidence of local recurrence or distant metastasis...
  61. doi A totally implanted intra-arterial chemotherapy system for advanced maxillary sinus carcinoma
    Hiroaki Nakatani
    Department of Otolaryngology, Kochi Medical School, Nankoku, Kochi, Japan
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 71:116-22. 2010
    ..Both reservoir systems for intra-arterial cisplatin and intravenous sodium thiosulfate infusions are low- invasive, safe and effective procedures for treatment of advanced maxillary sinus carcinoma...
  62. ncbi Osteosarcoma of the jaws in children
    M E Donaldson
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA
    Int J Paediatr Dent 14:54-60. 2004
    ..It is believed that this is the youngest patient reported to date with juxtacortical osteosarcoma of the jaws. He was treated by block resection of the right side of the mandible and is free of disease 3(1/2) years later...
  63. doi Novel use of unilateral galeopericranial flaps for closure of sino-orbital cutaneous fistulas
    Vikas Mehta
    Department of Otolaryngology, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Laryngoscope 121:777-81. 2011
    ..Both patients' defects have remained closed at follow-up with excellent cosmetic results...
  64. ncbi Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma of the paranasal sinuses. Report of two cases
    P P Lefebvre
    ENT Department, , Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 51:93-8. 1997
    ..The diagnosis is often missed at the early stages of the disease. Two cases of primary extranodal lymphoma of the maxillary sinus are reported. The diagnosis of these malignancies is emphasized...
  65. ncbi A pivoting appliance for intracavitary brachytherapy in patients with reduced mouth opening
    C Runte
    Department of Prosthodontics, University of Muenster, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 14:178-82. 2001
    ..This report shows the technical procedure for the fabrication of an intracavitary afterloading radiation device...
  66. doi [Intranasal sinus operation in palliative therapy in maxillary cancer patient--preliminary report]
    Grzegorz Matyja
    Katedra i Klinika Otolaryngologii i Onkologii Laryngologicznej PAM w Szczecinie
    Otolaryngol Pol 62:791-3. 2008
    ..Maxillary sinus was opened. The pain after operation diminished significantly. She died 2 and a half months later, during chemiotherapy, but free of pain...
  67. ncbi Adenoid cystic carcinoma in palate and maxillary sinus
    Vanessa de Fátima Bernardes
    State University of Montes Claros, MG, Brazil
    Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 72:573. 2006
  68. ncbi Maxillary sinus carcinoma. Natural history and outcome
    Ali S Al-Jhani
    College of Dentistry, King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 25:929-33. 2004
    ..To assess natural history, treatment outcome and pattern of relapse in patients with maxillary sinus carcinoma...
  69. doi A fiber-reinforced composite prosthesis restoring a lateral midfacial defect: a clinical report
    Hemmo Kurunmäki
    Vaasa Central Hospital, Vaasa, Finland
    J Prosthet Dent 100:348-52. 2008
    ....
  70. ncbi Prognostic factors in maxillary sinus and nasal cavity carcinoma
    J F Carrillo
    Head and Neck Department, Subdirección de Cirugía, Instituto Nacional de Cancerologia, Mexico City, Mexico
    Eur J Surg Oncol 31:1206-12. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study is to define prognostic factors, particularly the impact of treatment on paranasal sinus and nasal cavity malignancies...
  71. doi Endoscopic treatment of maxillary inverted papilloma
    F Pagella
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Rhinology 49:369-74. 2011
    ..Evaluate the efficacy of endoscopic treatment in maxillary inverted papilloma (IP)...
  72. doi Tumor-to-tumor metastasis: maxillary sinus adenoid cystic carcinoma metastasizing to double primary lung adenocarcinoma
    Wei Yang Lin
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:e59-61. 2010
    ..This patient has double primary lung cancer, which increased the complexity of this case...
  73. doi Proton therapy for maxillary sinus carcinoma
    Bhishamjit S Chera
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 32:296-303. 2009
    ..To compare the dose-volume data of three-dimensional conformal proton therapy (3DCPT) versus intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) for a paranasal sinus malignancy...
  74. doi Late temporal lobe necrosis after conventional radiotherapy for carcinoma of maxillary sinus
    Madhava R Kanakamedala
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, USA
    Med Oncol 29:2456-8. 2012
    ..The incidence and severity of radionecrosis are dose-volume dependent. We report a case of cerebral radiation necrosis 5 years after radiotherapy for a maxillary sinus carcinoma...
  75. ncbi Nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome
    Marie Leger
    Department of Dermatology, New York University, New York, New York, USA
    Dermatol Online J 17:23. 2011
    ..We present a patient with many classic features and review some of the treatment options available for these patients...
  76. ncbi Maxillary sinus nonodontogenic myxoma extending into the sphenoid sinus and pterygopalatine fossa: case report
    Suleyman Yilmaz
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Duzce University Faculty of Medicine, Duzce Universitesi, Düzce Tıp Fak KBB ABD, Duzce, Turkey
    Ear Nose Throat J 90:E28-30. 2011
    ..We removed the mass via a combined endoscopic and gingivobuccal approach. The rarity of a nonodontogenic sinonasal myxoma extending into the sphenoid sinus and pterygopalatine fossa is the basis for our presentation of this case...
  77. doi Unusual hematogenous brain metastasis in malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the maxillary sinus
    Tsung Han Wu
    Division of Hemato Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, No 200, Lane 208, Ji jin 1st Road, Anle District, Keelung, 204, Taiwan, ROC
    Int J Clin Oncol 17:69-74. 2012
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first case of a direct histological diagnosis of maxillary sinus MFH with brain metastasis via a hematogenous route...
  78. doi First report of elective selective neck dissection in the management of squamous cell carcinoma of the maxillary sinus
    James S Brown
    Regional Head and Neck Unit, Aintree University Hospital, Lower Lane, Liverpool L9 7AL, United Kingdom
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 51:103-7. 2013
    ..Future research may indicate fewer radiotherapy fields for necks with pathologically clear nodes after elective selective neck dissection...
  79. doi Facial paralysis after superselective intra-arterial chemotherapy via the middle meningeal artery in maxillary cancer
    Taro Takanami
    Department of Otolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Auris Nasus Larynx 36:479-81. 2009
    ..However, in case 2, his facial movement remained at House-Brackmann (H-B) grade IV with severe synkinesis. We must be careful that SSIAC via the MMA may potentially increase the risk of facial paralysis...
  80. ncbi Solitary fibrous tumor of the maxillary sinus
    Lorraine M Smith
    Cedars Sinai Medical Group, Beverly Hills, California, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 86:382-3. 2007
  81. doi [Maxillary sinus haemangioma]
    Beatriz Rodríguez-Caballero
    Hospital Universitario Marques de Valdecilla, Santander, Cantabria, Espana
    Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 60:451-3. 2009
    ..Axial Tomography and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance revealed a lesion of 7.7x6.9x4.7cm in the left maxillary sinus. Excisional biopsy confirmed the diagnosis of haemangioma...
  82. ncbi [Compound odontoma as a cause of chronic maxillary sinusitis]
    Jorge Crespo Del Hierro
    Servicio de Otorrinolaringologia, Hospital General, Ciudad Real, Espana
    Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 59:359-61. 2008
    ..Here we present a case of a young patient who presented chronic maxillary sinusitis over 2 years, originating in an odontoma located in the sinus drainage area...
  83. ncbi [Chondromyxoid fibroma of the left maxillary and ethmoid sinuses]
    Carmen Aránzazu Pérez-Fernández
    Servicio de Otorrinolaringologia, Hospital General Universitario de Albacete, Albacete, Espana
    Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 60:70-2. 2009
    ..This unusual location, its non-specific clinical manifestation and aggressive behaviour with local destruction and a high recurrence rate can complicate precise diagnosis and treatment...
  84. doi [Hyalinizing clear cell carcinoma of the maxilla]
    B Chatelain
    INSERM, laboratoire intervention, Imagerie, ingénierie et innovation en santé Li4S, EA 4268, IFR 133, Service de chirurgie maxillofaciale et stomatologie, Hopital Jean Minjoz, CHU de Besancon, Boulevard Fleming, Besancon Cedex, France
    Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac 112:183-6. 2011
    ..It usually affects the palate and the base of the tongue, and more rarely the parotid gland. We report a very rare maxillary localization...
  85. ncbi [Metastasis in maxilar sinus as only manifestation of disseminate renal adenocarcinoma]
    B Torres Muros
    Hospital Clinico Virgen de la Victoria de Malaga
    An Otorrinolaringol Ibero Am 34:231-6. 2007
    ..Prognosis is poor. The survival rate fluctuates between 15-30% at 5 years. Surgery is the elective treatment...
  86. ncbi Maxillary sinus cancer and metastatic compression of the cauda equina: report of two cases
    F L Ampil
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Louisiana State University School of Medicine, Shreveport, USA
    J La State Med Soc 153:497-500. 2001
    ..The treatment of metastatic compression of the cauda equina consisted mainly of radiotherapy, with palliation being achieved in one patient. Survival was expectedly short (3 months) for both individuals...
  87. ncbi Adenomatoid odontogenic tumor (AOT) of maxillary sinus: case report with respect to immunohistochemical findings
    Reinhard E Friedrich
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Nordwestdeutsche Kieferklinik, Eppendorf Medical Center, University of Hamburg, Germany
    In Vivo 23:111-6. 2009
    ..The tumor showed immunoreactivity for certain types of cytokeratins, vimentin and p63, and was focally immunoreactive for alpha smooth muscle actin and epithelial membrane antigen...
  88. ncbi Extensive benign sinonasal squamous papilloma
    I P Tang
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50630 Kuala Lumpur
    Med J Malaysia 62:337-8. 2007
    ..The tumour is excised completely with combined endoscopic transnasal and transcranial approaches. The patient remains disease free at a year interval of follow-up...
  89. doi [Radiotherapy of maxillary sinus carcinoma: state of art]
    C Chargari
    service d oncologie radiothérapie, Hôpital d Instruction des Armées Val de Grâce, Paris, France
    Cancer Radiother 13:195-204. 2009
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  90. ncbi Inferior oblique muscle palsy following maxillectomy for squamous cell carcinoma
    Allison A Jensen
    University of Minnesota Academic Health Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J AAPOS 6:51-3. 2002
  91. doi Split lateral iliac crest chimera flap: utility of the ascending branch of the lateral femoral circumflex vessels
    Amir H Dorafshar
    Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:574-81. 2010
    ..Here, the authors describe the split lateral iliac crest chimera flap and demonstrate the utility of the ascending branch of the lateral femoral circumflex system to provide vascularized bone for complex head and neck reconstruction...
  92. ncbi Anaplastic lymphoma kinase expression and prognosis in inflammatory myofibroblastic tumours of the maxillary sinus
    Z J Lu
    Department of Radiotherapy, The First Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
    J Int Med Res 37:2000-8. 2009
    ..The three cases manifested progressive extension with bone destruction and multiple recurrences, and two cases had a fatal outcome and one case had high recurrence...
  93. doi Mesenchymal phosphaturic neoplasm in the maxillary sinus: a case report
    M Pedrazzoli
    Department of Maxillo Facial Surgery, San Paolo Hospital, University of Milan, Via A Di Rudini 8, Milan, Italy
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 39:1027-32. 2010
    ..Oncogenic osteomalacia is rare, particularly in the maxillofacial region, and only a few cases have been reported...
  94. ncbi [Malignant mucous primary sinonasal melanoma. A clinic case]
    D H Balderrama Caballero
    Servicio de Otorrinolaringologia, Hospital de Llerena, Zafra Badajoz
    An Otorrinolaringol Ibero Am 34:273-80. 2007
    ..The surgical approach it's the most effective treatment complemented with radiotherapy and or chimiotherapy. We present the case of primary nasal mucosal malignant melanoma and review the litterature of this disease...
  95. doi [Maxillary sinus osteoma associated with a mucocele]
    R H Khonsari
    Service de Chirurgie Maxillo Faciale et Stomatologie, CHU, 1, Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44000 Nantes, France
    Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac 112:107-9. 2011
    ..Their craniofacial localization may be part of a syndrome. We report a case of maxillary sinus osteoma associated to a mucocele and a cyst probably of dental origin, with no sign of associated Gardner syndrome...
  96. doi [Malignancies arising in sinonasal inverted papillomas]
    G J Ridder
    Universitätsklinik für Hals, Nasen und Ohrenheilkunde und Poliklinik, Universitatsklinikum Freiburg
    Laryngorhinootologie 87:783-90. 2008
    ..Whether carcinomas in inverted papillomas arise meta- or synchronous is also still unknown...
  97. doi Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration of metastatic alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma to the pancreas with fluorescence in situ hybridization: a case report
    Andrea J Trujillo
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Diagn Cytopathol 39:612-5. 2011
    ..A diagnosis of metastatic ARMS to the pancreas can be made by EUS-FNA. FISH can be used as an ancillary technique in diagnosing the tumor...
  98. ncbi Characterization of four cell lines derived from a human malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the maxillary sinus
    A Mori
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Mie University, Tsu City, 514-8507, Mie, Japan
    Oral Oncol 37:527-36. 2001
    ..None of the cells produced transforming growth factor-alpha. The results indicated that the cell lines were immunophenotypically similar to primitive mesenchymal cells...
  99. ncbi [ACTH-producing paraganglioma of the paranasal sinuses]
    B Lieberum
    Klinikum Minden, Hals Nasen Ohren Klinik
    HNO 51:328-31. 2003
    ..Resection of the tumour normalised ACTH and cortisol secretion...
  100. ncbi [Malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the maxillary sinus]
    G Cantu
    Div Oncologia Chirurgica Cervico Facciale, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milano
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 12:499-505. 1992
    ..The Authors report a case concerning a 30-years-old men treated at National Cancer Institute of Milan. Clinical history, biological behaviour, therapy and prognostic features of the tumor are discussed...
  101. ncbi Ivory osteoma of the craniofacial skeleton
    Tristan de Chalain
    Regional Center for Plastic Surgery, Middlemore Hospital, Otahuhu, Auckland, New Zealand
    J Craniofac Surg 14:729-35. 2003
    ..Finally, the etiology, histology, and natural history of ivory osteomas are discussed...

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