paranasal sinus neoplasms

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Summary: Tumors or cancer of the PARANASAL SINUSES.

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  1. Lund V, Chisholm E, Howard D, Wei W. Sinonasal malignant melanoma: an analysis of 115 cases assessing outcomes of surgery, postoperative radiotherapy and endoscopic resection. Rhinology. 2012;50:203-10 pubmed publisher
    ..Melanomas account for 4% of sinonasal malignancies. We present the largest single institution series reported thus far and analyze the outcome with reference to lymph node involvement, radiotherapy and endoscopic resection...
  2. Re M, Magliulo G, Tarchini P, Mallardi V, Rubini C, Santarelli A, et al. p53 and BCL-2 over-expression inversely correlates with histological differentiation in occupational ethmoidal intestinal-type sinonasal adenocarcinoma. Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol. 2011;24:603-9 pubmed
    ..The relationship between up-regulation of p53 and Bcl-2 and poorly differentiated ethmoidal adenocarcinoma suggests a role of these genes, in combination with additional genetic events, in the pathogenesis of ITAC...
  3. Carta F, Verillaud B, Herman P. Role of endoscopic approach in the management of inverted papilloma. Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2011;19:21-4 pubmed publisher
  4. Philpott C, Dharamsi A, Witheford M, Javer A. Endoscopic management of inverted papillomas: long-term results--the St. Paul's Sinus Centre experience. Rhinology. 2010;48:358-63 pubmed publisher
    ..To demonstrate that computer-assisted endoscopic management of inverted papillomas yields excellent long-term results in terms of preventing recurrence and minimizing significant morbidity and mortality...
  5. Lietin B, Montalban A, Louvrier C, Kemeny J, Mom T, Gilain L. Sinonasal mucosal melanomas. Eur Ann Otorhinolaryngol Head Neck Dis. 2010;127:70-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Metastases are frequent. The main objective of this study was to analyze all of our cases of sinonasal mucosal melanomas and determine any prognostic factors...
  6. Yen T, Wang R, Jiang R, Chen S, Wu S, Liang K. The diagnosis of sinonasal lymphoma: a challenge for rhinologists. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2012;269:1463-9 pubmed publisher
  7. Zenda S, Kohno R, Kawashima M, Arahira S, Nishio T, Tahara M, et al. Proton beam therapy for unresectable malignancies of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2011;81:1473-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We retrospectively analyzed the clinical profile of PBT for unresectable malignancies of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses...
  8. Gal T, Silver N, Huang B. Demographics and treatment trends in sinonasal mucosal melanoma. Laryngoscope. 2011;121:2026-33 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the population characteristics of mucosal melanoma of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses and determine the impact of the new staging classification...
  9. Haerle S, Soyka M, Fischer D, Murer K, Strobel K, Huber G, et al. The value of 18F-FDG-PET/CT imaging for sinonasal malignant melanoma. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2012;269:127-33 pubmed publisher
    ..In summary, if available, (18)F-FDG-PET/CT is a valuable imaging modality for staging and re-staging sinonasal malignant melanoma to evaluate expansion of the primary tumor, locoregional disease, and distant metastases...
  10. Clifton N, Harrison L, Bradley P, Jones N. Malignant melanoma of nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses: report of 24 patients and literature review. J Laryngol Otol. 2011;125:479-85 pubmed publisher
    ..To report our experience of the management of patients with primary sinonasal malignant melanoma, and to review the relevant medical literature...

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  1. Lund V, Chisholm E, Howard D, Wei W. Sinonasal malignant melanoma: an analysis of 115 cases assessing outcomes of surgery, postoperative radiotherapy and endoscopic resection. Rhinology. 2012;50:203-10 pubmed publisher
    ..Melanomas account for 4% of sinonasal malignancies. We present the largest single institution series reported thus far and analyze the outcome with reference to lymph node involvement, radiotherapy and endoscopic resection...
  2. Re M, Magliulo G, Tarchini P, Mallardi V, Rubini C, Santarelli A, et al. p53 and BCL-2 over-expression inversely correlates with histological differentiation in occupational ethmoidal intestinal-type sinonasal adenocarcinoma. Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol. 2011;24:603-9 pubmed
    ..The relationship between up-regulation of p53 and Bcl-2 and poorly differentiated ethmoidal adenocarcinoma suggests a role of these genes, in combination with additional genetic events, in the pathogenesis of ITAC...
  3. Carta F, Verillaud B, Herman P. Role of endoscopic approach in the management of inverted papilloma. Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2011;19:21-4 pubmed publisher
  4. Philpott C, Dharamsi A, Witheford M, Javer A. Endoscopic management of inverted papillomas: long-term results--the St. Paul's Sinus Centre experience. Rhinology. 2010;48:358-63 pubmed publisher
    ..To demonstrate that computer-assisted endoscopic management of inverted papillomas yields excellent long-term results in terms of preventing recurrence and minimizing significant morbidity and mortality...
  5. Lietin B, Montalban A, Louvrier C, Kemeny J, Mom T, Gilain L. Sinonasal mucosal melanomas. Eur Ann Otorhinolaryngol Head Neck Dis. 2010;127:70-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Metastases are frequent. The main objective of this study was to analyze all of our cases of sinonasal mucosal melanomas and determine any prognostic factors...
  6. Yen T, Wang R, Jiang R, Chen S, Wu S, Liang K. The diagnosis of sinonasal lymphoma: a challenge for rhinologists. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2012;269:1463-9 pubmed publisher
  7. Zenda S, Kohno R, Kawashima M, Arahira S, Nishio T, Tahara M, et al. Proton beam therapy for unresectable malignancies of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2011;81:1473-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We retrospectively analyzed the clinical profile of PBT for unresectable malignancies of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses...
  8. Gal T, Silver N, Huang B. Demographics and treatment trends in sinonasal mucosal melanoma. Laryngoscope. 2011;121:2026-33 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the population characteristics of mucosal melanoma of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses and determine the impact of the new staging classification...
  9. Haerle S, Soyka M, Fischer D, Murer K, Strobel K, Huber G, et al. The value of 18F-FDG-PET/CT imaging for sinonasal malignant melanoma. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2012;269:127-33 pubmed publisher
    ..In summary, if available, (18)F-FDG-PET/CT is a valuable imaging modality for staging and re-staging sinonasal malignant melanoma to evaluate expansion of the primary tumor, locoregional disease, and distant metastases...
  10. Clifton N, Harrison L, Bradley P, Jones N. Malignant melanoma of nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses: report of 24 patients and literature review. J Laryngol Otol. 2011;125:479-85 pubmed publisher
    ..To report our experience of the management of patients with primary sinonasal malignant melanoma, and to review the relevant medical literature...
  11. Moon I, Lee D, Suh M, Han D, Kim S, Min Y, et al. Cigarette smoking increases risk of recurrence for sinonasal inverted papilloma. Am J Rhinol Allergy. 2010;24:325-9 pubmed publisher
    ..This study was performed to evaluate clinical and environmental factors including smoking that can predict neoplasm recurrence after surgery in patients with IP...
  12. Jangard M, Hansson J, Ragnarsson Olding B. Primary sinonasal malignant melanoma: a nationwide study of the Swedish population, 1960-2000. Rhinology. 2013;51:22-30 pubmed publisher
    ..To establish population-based trends for sinonasal mucosal melanoma (SNMM) in Sweden...
  13. Banhiran W, Casiano R. Endoscopic sinus surgery for benign and malignant nasal and sinus neoplasm. Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2005;13:50-4 pubmed
    ..The following represents a review of the recent literature on the latest trends regarding endoscopic resection of nasal and paranasal sinus neoplasms.
  14. Pommier P, Liebsch N, Deschler D, Lin D, McIntyre J, Barker F, et al. Proton beam radiation therapy for skull base adenoid cystic carcinoma. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;132:1242-9 pubmed
    ..To determine the treatment outcome and prognostic factors in patients with adenoid cystic carcinoma of the skull base treated with proton beam radiation therapy...
  15. Frattini M, Perrone F, Suardi S, Balestra D, Caramuta S, Colombo F, et al. Phenotype-genotype correlation: challenge of intestinal-type adenocarcinoma of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses. Head Neck. 2006;28:909-15 pubmed
    ..Our aim was to verify whether the morphologic resemblances mirror genetic profile similarities...
  16. Cantu G, Riccio S, Bimbi G, Squadrelli M, Colombo S, Compan A, et al. Craniofacial resection for malignant tumours involving the anterior skull base. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2006;263:647-52 pubmed
    ..We present our classification of ethmoid malignant tumours (called INT, Istituto Nazionale Tumori). It turned out to be more prognostic than AJCC-UICC classification...
  17. Duthoy W, Boterberg T, Claus F, Ost P, Vakaet L, Bral S, et al. Postoperative intensity-modulated radiotherapy in sinonasal carcinoma: clinical results in 39 patients. Cancer. 2005;104:71-82 pubmed
    ..Intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) is a relatively new technique, which is implemented with the hypothesis that, compared with conventional RT, it would result in a lower rate of ocular toxicity for an equal local control (LC)...
  18. Zouloumis L, Lazaridis N, Maria P, Epivatianos A. Osteoma of the ethmoidal sinus: a rare case of recurrence. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2005;43:520-2 pubmed
    ..The patient presented with proptosis, epiphora, and headaches. We approached the lesion and removed it through a lateral nasal incision. Two years later the patient was free of symptoms...
  19. Mannan A, Ray R, Sharma S, Hatimota P. Infantile fibromatosis of the nose and paranasal sinuses: report of a rare case and brief review of the literature. Ear Nose Throat J. 2004;83:481-4 pubmed
    ..We also discuss the clinicopathologic features of this lesion, including its ultrastructural characteristics, and we review the literature...
  20. Blanco A, Chao K, Ozyigit G, Adli M, Thorstad W, Simpson J, et al. Carcinoma of paranasal sinuses: long-term outcomes with radiotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2004;59:51-8 pubmed
    ..To assess the clinical features, prognostic factors, results, and complications of treatment of carcinomas of the paranasal sinus...
  21. Dirix P, Nuyts S, Geussens Y, Jorissen M, Vander Poorten V, Fossion E, et al. Malignancies of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses: long-term outcome with conventional or three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2007;69:1042-50 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the long-term clinical outcome and toxicity of conventional and three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy for malignancies of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses...
  22. Mendenhall W, Amdur R, Morris C, Kirwan J, Malyapa R, Vaysberg M, et al. Carcinoma of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses. Laryngoscope. 2009;119:899-906 pubmed publisher
    ..To determine the outcomes after radiotherapy (RT) alone or combined with surgery at the University of Florida for patients with carcinomas of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses...
  23. Lee D, Chung S, Dhong H, Kim H, Kim H, Bok K. Focal hyperostosis on CT of sinonasal inverted papilloma as a predictor of tumor origin. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2007;28:618-21 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the CT characteristics of focal hyperostosis in patients with sinonasal inverted papilloma and to correlate these characteristics with the detection of the origins of tumors...
  24. Mock U, Georg D, Bogner J, Auberger T, Potter R. Treatment planning comparison of conventional, 3D conformal, and intensity-modulated photon (IMRT) and proton therapy for paranasal sinus carcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2004;58:147-54 pubmed
    ..To determine the potential improvements in patients with paranasal sinus carcinoma by comparing proton and intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) with conventional and conformal photon treatment planning techniques...
  25. Laskin J, Savage K, Voss N, Gascoyne R, Connors J. Primary paranasal sinus lymphoma: natural history and improved outcome with central nervous system chemoprophylaxis. Leuk Lymphoma. 2005;46:1721-7 pubmed
    ..Treatment with combined modality chemotherapy and irradiation can cure many patients and the addition of intrathecal chemotherapy may reduce the risk of CNS relapse...
  26. Suarez C, Llorente J, Fernandez De Leon R, Maseda E, Lopez A. Prognostic factors in sinonasal tumors involving the anterior skull base. Head Neck. 2004;26:136-44 pubmed
    ..Anterior craniofacial resection is a standardized procedure for the treatment of ethmoid and frontal orbital tumors with intracranial invasion...
  27. McHugh J, Mukherji S, Lucas D. Sino-orbital osteoma: a clinicopathologic study of 45 surgically treated cases with emphasis on tumors with osteoblastoma-like features. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2009;133:1587-93 pubmed publisher
    ..Osteomas may have osteoblastoma-like areas and distinguishing it from true osteoblastoma can be challenging. Some believe osteomas with osteoblastoma-like features behave more aggressively...
  28. van den Boer C, Brutel G, de Vries N. Is routine histopathological examination of FESS material useful?. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2010;267:381-4 pubmed publisher
    ..In patients in whom there is a high degree of suspicion for (pre)malignancy, histopathological examination of functional endoscopic sinsus surgery material remains indicated...
  29. Cannady S, Batra P, Sautter N, Roh H, Citardi M. New staging system for sinonasal inverted papilloma in the endoscopic era. Laryngoscope. 2007;117:1283-7 pubmed
    ..This study aims to develop a clinically relevant staging system for IP managed with the endoscopic approach as the primary surgical modality...
  30. Hermsen M, Llorente J, Perez Escuredo J, Lopez F, Ylstra B, Alvarez Marcos C, et al. Genome-wide analysis of genetic changes in intestinal-type sinonasal adenocarcinoma. Head Neck. 2009;31:290-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Intestinal-type sinonasal adenocarcinomas are rare tumors related to professional exposure to wood dust. Little is known about the genetic changes in these tumors...
  31. Mendis D, Malik N. Sinonasal neuroendocrine carcinoma: a case report. Ear Nose Throat J. 2008;87:280-2, 293 pubmed
    ..The patient underwent a right lateral rhinotomy and medial maxillectomy followed by adjuvant radiotherapy. At 20 months of follow-up, he exhibited no sign of recurrence...
  32. Hanna E, DeMonte F, Ibrahim S, Roberts D, Levine N, Kupferman M. Endoscopic resection of sinonasal cancers with and without craniotomy: oncologic results. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2009;135:1219-24 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the oncologic outcomes of patients with sinonasal cancer treated with endoscopic resection...
  33. Truong M, Kamat U, Liebsch N, Curry W, Lin D, Barker F, et al. Proton radiation therapy for primary sphenoid sinus malignancies: treatment outcome and prognostic factors. Head Neck. 2009;31:1297-308 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine treatment outcome and prognostic factors in patients with locally advanced primary sphenoid sinus malignancy treated with proton radiation therapy...
  34. Tomenzoli D, Castelnuovo P, Pagella F, Berlucchi M, Pianta L, Delù G, et al. Different endoscopic surgical strategies in the management of inverted papilloma of the sinonasal tract: experience with 47 patients. Laryngoscope. 2004;114:193-200 pubmed
    ..To demonstrate the potentials and limitations of three different endoscopic procedures employed for treatment of inverted papilloma (IP) of the sinonasal tract...
  35. Veras E, Santamaria I, Luna M. Sinonasal chondromyxoid fibroma. Ann Diagn Pathol. 2009;13:41-6 pubmed publisher
    ..We believe that the use of SOX9 in our case assisted in the recognition of the chondroid nature of the lesion and facilitated the diagnosis of CMF...
  36. Madani I, Bonte K, Vakaet L, Boterberg T, De Neve W. Intensity-modulated radiotherapy for sinonasal tumors: Ghent University Hospital update. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2009;73:424-32 pubmed publisher
    ..To report the long-term outcome of intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) for sinonasal tumors...
  37. Hoppe B, Stegman L, Zelefsky M, Rosenzweig K, Wolden S, Patel S, et al. Treatment of nasal cavity and paranasal sinus cancer with modern radiotherapy techniques in the postoperative setting--the MSKCC experience. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2007;67:691-702 pubmed
    ..To perform a retrospective analysis of patients with paranasal sinus (PNS) cancer treated with postoperative radiotherapy (RT) at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center...
  38. Hoppe B, Nelson C, Gomez D, Stegman L, Wu A, Wolden S, et al. Unresectable carcinoma of the paranasal sinuses: outcomes and toxicities. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2008;72:763-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate long-term outcomes and toxicity in patients with unresectable paranasal sinus carcinoma treated with radiotherapy, with or without chemotherapy...
  39. Perez Ordonez B, Huynh N, Berean K, Jordan R. Expression of mismatch repair proteins, beta catenin, and E cadherin in intestinal-type sinonasal adenocarcinoma. J Clin Pathol. 2004;57:1080-3 pubmed
    ..Despite their histological resemblance to colorectal adenocarcinomas, there is little information about the molecular events involved in the pathogenesis of intestinal-type sinonasal adenocarcinomas (ITACs)...
  40. Rosenthal D, Barker J, El Naggar A, Glisson B, Kies M, Diaz E, et al. Sinonasal malignancies with neuroendocrine differentiation: patterns of failure according to histologic phenotype. Cancer. 2004;101:2567-73 pubmed
    ..The authors reviewed their institutional experience to determine whether sinonasal neuroendocrine tumors of different histologies have distinct clinical characteristics that warrant individualized treatment approaches...
  41. Maroldi R, Farina D, Palvarini L, Lombardi D, Tomenzoli D, Nicolai P. Magnetic resonance imaging findings of inverted papilloma: differential diagnosis with malignant sinonasal tumors. Am J Rhinol. 2004;18:305-10 pubmed
    ..The present retrospective study was performed in the attempt to identify distinguishing features of IP on MRI...
  42. Holmila R, Cyr D, Luce D, Heikkilä P, Dictor M, Steiniche T, et al. COX-2 and p53 in human sinonasal cancer: COX-2 expression is associated with adenocarcinoma histology and wood-dust exposure. Int J Cancer. 2008;122:2154-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In contrast, SCCs predominated among smokers and expressed COX-2 rarely; this may suggest at least partially different molecular mechanisms...
  43. Vernon S, Casiano R. Sphenoid sinus chondromyxoid fibroma mimicking a mucocele. Am J Otolaryngol. 2006;27:406-8 pubmed
    ..Although CMFs are generally regarded as benign neoplasms, they may show an infiltrative pattern and may recur, particularly when they are in locations where complete surgical excision may be difficult or impossible...
  44. Busquets J, Hwang P. Endoscopic resection of sinonasal inverted papilloma: a meta-analysis. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;134:476-82 pubmed
    ..This study aims to systematically review and integrate the available literature to objectively compare success rates of endoscopic versus nonendoscopic tumor resection techniques...
  45. Snyers A, Janssens G, Twickler M, Hermus A, Takes R, Kappelle A, et al. Malignant tumors of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses: long-term outcome and morbidity with emphasis on hypothalamic-pituitary deficiency. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2009;73:1343-51 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the long-term outcome after surgery and radiotherapy for patients with sinonasal cancer and assess late toxicity, with special emphasis on hypothalamic-pituitary dysfunction...
  46. Yom S, Rashid A, Rosenthal D, Elliott D, Hanna E, Weber R, et al. Genetic analysis of sinonasal adenocarcinoma phenotypes: distinct alterations of histogenetic significance. Mod Pathol. 2005;18:315-9 pubmed
  47. Zimmer L, Theodosopoulos P. Anterior skull base surgery: open versus endoscopic. Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2009;17:75-8 pubmed
    ..The purpose of the current article is to evaluate recent advances in open and endoscopic approaches to the anterior skull base...
  48. Romashko A, Stankiewicz J. Routine histopathology in uncomplicated sinus surgery: is it necessary?. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2005;132:407-12; discussion 413 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the incidence of occult pathology in routine, uncomplicated endoscopic sinus surgery, and to suggest guidelines for when to send specimens for histopathologic exam...
  49. Khademi B, Moradi A, Hoseini S, Mohammadianpanah M. Malignant neoplasms of the sinonasal tract: report of 71 patients and literature review and analysis. Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2009;13:191-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The present study aimed to report the characteristics, prognostic factors, and treatment outcomes of 71 cases of malignant neoplasms of the sinonasal tract and literature review and analysis of major report series...
  50. Daly M, Chen A, Bucci M, El Sayed I, Xia P, Kaplan M, et al. Intensity-modulated radiation therapy for malignancies of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2007;67:151-7 pubmed
    ..To report the clinical outcome of patients treated with intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) for malignancies of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses...
  51. Bonneterre V, Deschamps E, Persoons R, Bernardet C, Liaudy S, Maitre A, et al. Sino-nasal cancer and exposure to leather dust. Occup Med (Lond). 2007;57:438-43 pubmed
    ..However, there are 10 times fewer articles published on Medline compared to wood dust which also induces sino-nasal cancer...
  52. Chen A, Daly M, El Sayed I, Garcia J, Lee N, Bucci M, et al. Patterns of failure after combined-modality approaches incorporating radiotherapy for sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma of the head and neck. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2008;70:338-43 pubmed publisher
    ..To report the clinical outcome of patients treated with combined-modality approaches for sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma (SNUC) of the head and neck...
  53. Pasquini E, Sciarretta V, Farneti G, Modugno G, Ceroni A. Inverted papilloma: report of 89 cases. Am J Otolaryngol. 2004;25:178-85 pubmed
    ..In this study, the surgical management of an inverted papilloma of the nose and paranasal sinuses performed at our institution is reviewed...
  54. Tamase A, Nakada M, Hasegawa M, Shima H, Yamashita J. Recurrent intracranial esthesioneuroblastoma outside the initial field of radiation with progressive dural and intra-orbital invasion. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2004;146:179-82 pubmed
    ..We would like to emphasize that radiotherapy is an important adjuvant therapy for esthesioneuroblastoma, and that the field setting for radiation therapy is extremely important...
  55. Orvidas L, Lewis J, Weaver A, Bagniewski S, Olsen K. Adenocarcinoma of the nose and paranasal sinuses: a retrospective study of diagnosis, histologic characteristics, and outcomes in 24 patients. Head Neck. 2005;27:370-5 pubmed
    ..Adenocarcinomas of the sinonasal cavity are unusual tumors with variable clinical courses...
  56. Cantu G, Bimbi G, Miceli R, Mariani L, Colombo S, Riccio S, et al. Lymph node metastases in malignant tumors of the paranasal sinuses: prognostic value and treatment. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2008;134:170-7 pubmed publisher
    ..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...
  57. Wang J, Lee B, Lee J, Kim I, Jang Y. Development of mucosal thickening after radiotherapy in contralateral sinuses of patients with nasal cavity and/or paranasal sinus carcinoma. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2008;117:844-8 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the development of radiotherapy (RT)-induced mucosal thickening (MT) of the contralateral sinuses in patients with nasal cavity and/or paranasal sinus carcinoma...
  58. Hoppe B, Wolden S, Zelefsky M, Mechalakos J, Shah J, Kraus D, et al. Postoperative intensity-modulated radiation therapy for cancers of the paranasal sinuses, nasal cavity, and lacrimal glands: technique, early outcomes, and toxicity. Head Neck. 2008;30:925-32 pubmed publisher
  59. Sham C, King A, Van Hasselt A, Tong M. The roles and limitations of computed tomography in the preoperative assessment of sinonasal inverted papillomas. Am J Rhinol. 2008;22:144-50 pubmed publisher
    ..This study investigates the roles and limitations of preoperative plain computed tomography (CT) scan in the preoperative assessment of SNIP...
  60. Melroy C, Senior B. Benign sinonasal neoplasms: a focus on inverting papilloma. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2006;39:601-17, x pubmed
    ..This article aimed to familiarize the clinician with all the practical aspects of inverting papilloma and its management. The treatment algorithm for this tumor has undergone a complex evolution that continues today...
  61. Kennedy M, Jordan R, Berean K, Perez Ordonez B. Expression pattern of CK7, CK20, CDX-2, and villin in intestinal-type sinonasal adenocarcinoma. J Clin Pathol. 2004;57:932-7 pubmed
    ..Intestinal-type sinonasal adenocarcinoma (ITAC) is an uncommon neoplasm, which resembles adenocarcinoma of the gastrointestinal tract. ITAC occurs sporadically or in association with occupational exposure to hardwood dust and other agents...
  62. Llorente J, Perez Escuredo J, Alvarez Marcos C, Suarez C, Hermsen M. Genetic and clinical aspects of wood dust related intestinal-type sinonasal adenocarcinoma: a review. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2009;266:1-7 pubmed publisher
    ..This review aims to describe the clinico-pathological characteristics of this relatively unknown tumor and to summarize the knowledge on genetic and chromosomal analyses up to the present time...