maxillary sinus neoplasms

Summary

Summary: Tumors or cancer of the MAXILLARY SINUS. They represent the majority of paranasal neoplasms.

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  1. Bristol I, Ahamad A, Garden A, Morrison W, Hanna E, Papadimitrakopoulou V, et al. Postoperative radiotherapy for maxillary sinus cancer: long-term outcomes and toxicities of treatment. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2007;68:719-30 pubmed
    ..To determine the effects of three changes in radiotherapy technique on the outcomes for patients irradiated postoperatively for maxillary sinus cancer...
  2. Shiga K, Yokoyama J, Hashimoto S, Saijo S, Tateda M, Ogawa T, et al. Combined therapy after superselective arterial cisplatin infusion to treat maxillary squamous cell carcinoma. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2007;136:1003-9 pubmed
    ..We sought to assess the efficacy of combined therapy after superselective arterial cisplatin infusion (SACI) therapy to treat the maxillary squamous cell carcinoma...
  3. 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...
  4. Kang J, Cho S, Kim J, Kang K, Cho K, Kim W, et al. Treatment outcomes between concurrent chemoradiotherapy and combination of surgery, radiotherapy, and/or chemotherapy in stage III and IV maxillary sinus cancer: multi-institutional retrospective analysis. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012;70:1717-23 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of the present study was to retrospectively compare the efficacy of 2 traditional treatment strategies, concurrent chemoradiotherapy (CCRT) versus combination of surgery and radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy (SRCT) in MSC...
  5. Jang N, Wu H, Park C, Heo D, Kim D, Lee S, et al. Definitive radiotherapy with or without chemotherapy for T3-4N0 squamous cell carcinoma of the maxillary sinus and nasal cavity. Jpn J Clin Oncol. 2010;40:542-8 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and toxicity of definitive radiotherapy with or without chemotherapy for T3-4 squamous cell carcinoma of maxillary sinus and nasal cavity...
  6. Bhattacharyya N. Factors affecting survival in maxillary sinus cancer. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2003;61:1016-21 pubmed
    ..The study goal was to determine survival parameters and clinical factors influencing survival for maxillary sinus malignancies...
  7. Gabriele A, Airoldi M, Garzaro M, Zeverino M, Amerio S, Condello C, et al. Stage III-IV sinonasal and nasal cavity carcinoma treated with three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy. Tumori. 2008;94:320-6 pubmed
    ..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...
  8. Kinoshita T, Nohata N, Yoshino H, Hanazawa T, Kikkawa N, Fujimura L, et al. Tumor suppressive microRNA-375 regulates lactate dehydrogenase B in maxillary sinus squamous cell carcinoma. Int J Oncol. 2012;40:185-93 pubmed publisher
    ..The identification of a cancer network regulated by the miR-375 tumor suppressor could provide new insights into the molecular mechanisms of MSSCC oncogenesis...
  9. Nohata N, Hanazawa T, Kikkawa N, Sakurai D, Sasaki K, Chiyomaru T, et al. Identification of novel molecular targets regulated by tumor suppressive miR-1/miR-133a in maxillary sinus squamous cell carcinoma. Int J Oncol. 2011;39:1099-107 pubmed publisher
    ..The identification of novel miR-1/miR-133a-regulated cancer pathways could provide new insights into potential molecular mechanisms of MSSCC oncogenesis...

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  1. Hata M, Tokuuye K, Shioyama Y, Nomoto S, Inadome Y, Fukumitsu N, et al. Malignant myoepithelioma in the maxillary sinus: case report and review of the literature. Anticancer Res. 2009;29:497-501 pubmed
    ..No therapy-related severe toxicities were observed. A rare case with malignant myoepithelioma in the maxillary sinus was successfully treated with radiation therapy...
  2. Lopez F, Llorente J, García Inclán C, Alonso Guervós M, Cuesta Albalad M, Fresno M, et al. Genomic profiling of sinonasal squamous cell carcinoma. Head Neck. 2011;33:145-53 pubmed publisher
    ..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. Ogawa K, Toita T, Kakinohana Y, Adachi G, Kojya S, Itokazu T, et al. Postoperative radiotherapy for squamous cell carcinoma of the maxillary sinus: analysis of local control and late complications. Oncol Rep. 2001;8:315-9 pubmed
    ..On the other hand, a dose of 60 Gy or more was required for the patients with microscopic positive margins...
  4. Nishino H, Miyata M, Morita M, Ishikawa K, Kanazawa T, Ichimura K. Combined therapy with conservative surgery, radiotherapy, and regional chemotherapy for maxillary sinus carcinoma. Cancer. 2000;89:1925-32 pubmed
    ..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...
  5. Ozsaran Z, Yalman D, Baltalarli B, Anacak Y, Esassolak M, Haydaroglu A. Radiotherapy in maxillary sinus carcinomas: evaluation of 79 cases. Rhinology. 2003;41:44-8 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the outcome of patients with maxillary sinus carcinoma after radiotherapy regarding local control, prognostic factors and morbidity of treatment...
  6. Mineta H, Miura K, Takebayashi S, Araki K, Ueda Y, Harada H, et al. 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. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2001;110:76-82 pubmed
    ..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...
  7. Braun T, Ihrler S, Kisser U, Leunig A. [Cystic lesion with a displaced tooth in the maxillary sinus]. HNO. 2011;59:700-4 pubmed publisher
    ..This case report describes the rare combination of a unicystic ameloblastoma with extraosseous localization in the maxillary sinus and association with a displaced tooth. This unusual constellation can cause major diagnostic problems...
  8. Kansy K, Juergens P, Krol Z, Paulussen M, Baumhoer D, Bruder E, et al. Odontogenic myxoma: diagnostic and therapeutic challenges in paediatric and adult patients--a case series and review of the literature. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2012;40:271-6 pubmed publisher
    ..We present a series of two paediatric and two adult cases and focus on differences in diagnostic and therapeutic approaches between children and adults based on our own experience and a critical review of the literature...
  9. Stelow E, Jo V, Mills S, Carlson D. A histologic and immunohistochemical study describing the diversity of tumors classified as sinonasal high-grade nonintestinal adenocarcinomas. Am J Surg Pathol. 2011;35:971-80 pubmed publisher
    ..High-grade nonintestinal SNACs are more common in men and, although they occur over a wide age range, they are much more common in older individuals. Histologically, they show a great deal of heterogeneity...
  10. Bist S, Varshney S, Kumar R, Bhagat S, Gupta N. Juvenile aggressive cemento-ossifying fibroma of the sinonasal tract: case report. Ear Nose Throat J. 2011;90:E3-7 pubmed
    ..We also discuss the radiologic interpretation of COF, which can be helpful in making the diagnosis and in selecting the appropriate surgical approach in a growing child...
  11. Lin F, Genden E, Lawson W, Som P, Kostakoglu L. High uptake in schneiderian papillomas of the maxillary sinus on positron-emission tomography using fluorodeoxyglucose. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2009;30:428-30 pubmed publisher
  12. Norhafizah M, Mustafa W, Sabariah A, Shiran M, Pathmanathan R. Mucosal malignant melanoma of the maxillary sinus. Med J Malaysia. 2010;65:218-20 pubmed
    ..Malignant melanoma can mimic many other types of high-grade malignancy and should be considered as a differential diagnosis in many of these instances...
  13. Mohtasham N, Habibi A, Jafarzadeh H, Amirchaghmaghi M. Extension of Pindborg tumor to the maxillary sinus: a case report. J Oral Pathol Med. 2008;37:59-61 pubmed
  14. Mussak E, Lin J, Prasad M. Cavernous hemangioma of the maxillary sinus with bone erosion. Ear Nose Throat J. 2007;86:565-6 pubmed
    ..The substantial bone destruction and resultant widening of the right ostiomeatal complex made it difficult to differentiate this cavernous hemangioma from malignant epithelial tumors...
  15. Yu Q, Yang J, Wang P. Malignant tumors and chronic infections in the masticator space: preliminary assessment with in vivo single-voxel 1H-MR spectroscopy. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2008;29:716-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Differential diagnosis between malignant tumors and chronic infections in the masticator space remains challenging. The purpose of the study was to categorize various changes of both lesions by using single-voxel 1H-MR spectroscopy...
  16. Sharma A, Kurtz K, Schweitzer K, Silken D, Beitler J. A customized orofacial brachytherapy carrier: a clinical report. J Prosthet Dent. 2005;93:24-7 pubmed
    ..The fabrication and benefits of using a customized, retentive, stable, and comfortable orofacial brachytherapy carrier are described...
  17. Erdem L, Erdem C, Gundogdu S. Maxillary sinus ossifying fibroma. JBR-BTR. 2004;87:132-3 pubmed
  18. Teltzrow T, Hallermann C, Muller S, Schwipper V. [Foreign body-induced angiosarcoma 60 years after a shell splinter injury]. Mund Kiefer Gesichtschir. 2006;10:415-8 pubmed
    ..Analysis of the metallic composition showed no clear carcinogenic potential of the ingredients; an inflammation-related carcinogenesis seems more probable. A review of the literature revealed two similar cases...
  19. Zhou S, Ruan L, Xu Y, Wang S, Ren G, Ling L. Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour in the left maxillary sinus: a case report. Chin Med J (Engl). 2004;117:1597-9 pubmed
  20. Wu T, Huang J, Wang H, Wang C, Yeh K. Long-term survivors of adult rhabdomyosarcoma of maxillary sinus following multimodal therapy: case reports and literature reviews. Chang Gung Med J. 2010;33:466-71 pubmed
    ..We believe that adequate surgical procedures, planned radiotherapy, aggressive chemotherapeutic agents and the best supportive care for complications may improve the prognosis of patients with this disease...
  21. Kurian S, Ertan E, Ducatman B, Crowell E, Rassekh C. Esthesioneuroblastoma in Maffucci's syndrome. Skeletal Radiol. 2004;33:609-12 pubmed
    ..Sarcomatous tumors are reported in Maffucci's syndrome, but this is a rare case of a neuroendocrine tumor in a patient with Maffucci's syndrome...
  22. Xue T, Wei L, Qiao L, Zha D, Chen X, Qiu J. Malignant triton tumour of right paranasal sinuses: case report. J Laryngol Otol. 2009;123:e16 pubmed publisher
    ..We report an extremely rare case of malignant triton tumour...
  23. Sales M, Cavalcanti M. Complex odontoma associated with dentigerous cyst in maxillary sinus: case report and computed tomography features. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2009;38:48-52 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we report a case of a complex odontoma associated with a dentigerous cyst in the maxillary sinus, focussing on the tomographic features and a differential imaging approach to the diagnosis of these lesions...
  24. Sato K, Ueda Y, Sakurai A, Ishikawa Y, Kaji S, Nojima T, et al. Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the maxillary sinus with gradual histologic transformation to high-grade adenocarcinoma: a comparative report with dedifferentiated carcinoma. Virchows Arch. 2006;448:204-8 pubmed
    ..This case suggests that the overexpression of CD117, p53 protein, cyclin D1, and HER2/neu might be involved in the progression from lower-grade ACC to solid-type ACC and HGA...
  25. Burnett C, Clifford T. Prosthodontic rehabilitation of patients with orofacial defects. Dent Update. 2012;39:291-6 pubmed
    ..The management of patients comprises pre-surgical, surgical and post-surgical phases...
  26. Cicconetti A, Bartoli A, Tallarico M, Maggiani F, Santaniello S. Central odontogenic fibroma interesting the maxillary sinus. A case report and literature survey. Minerva Stomatol. 2006;55:229-39 pubmed
    ..We discuss clinical and radiographic aspects of our case compared with COFs previously published. We give suggestions for surgical treatment of COF in case of aggression to important anatomical structures...
  27. Yao K, Okamoto M, Nakayana M, Takeda M, Masaki T, Hashimoto D, et al. [Change of reactive small round cell infiltration in the stroma after pre-operative 8 Gy irradiation using treatment to maxillary sinus carcinoma with Kitasato method and prognosis according to the change]. Nihon Jibiinkoka Gakkai Kaiho. 2004;107:139-44 pubmed
  28. Choi I, Kim D, Kim D, Lee C, Rhee C. Predictive markers for neoadjuvant chemotherapy in advanced squamous cell carcinoma of maxillary sinus: Preliminary report. Acta Otolaryngol. 2013;133:291-6 pubmed publisher
    ..ERCC 1 seems to be promising as a predictive marker for response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC) and early decision for surgery in advanced squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the maxillary sinus...
  29. Driemel O, Berndt A, Hartmann A, Mueller Richter U, Bauer R, Reichert T, et al. [Clinical and immunohistochemical findings of intra- and extraoral angiosarcomas]. Mund Kiefer Gesichtschir. 2006;10:239-47 pubmed
  30. Mei K, Lin Y, Chang S. Myeloid sarcoma of the cheek and the maxillary sinus regions. J Chin Med Assoc. 2013;76:235-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Various reports have also described the involvement of the liver, spleen, brain, heart, pharynx, uterus, vagina, skin, kidney, and other soft tissues in the formation of the tumor...
  31. Pereira K, Bennett K, Elkins T, Qu Z. Ameloblastic fibroma of the maxillary sinus. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2004;68:1473-7 pubmed
    ..The goal of therapy is to avoid cosmetic deformity without compromising on tumor eradication. We present the tenth reported case of this type of tumor in the maxilla, and the second one in an infant...
  32. Fasunla A, Ibekwe T, Afolabi O, Onakoya P, Oluwasola O, Ogun O, et al. Sinonasal paraganglioma: a case report. Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2008;12:93-6 pubmed publisher
    ..To highlight the importance of a high index of suspicion and meticulous evaluation of a patient with bleeding sinonasal mass in the diagnosis of sinonasal paraganglioma...
  33. Jedrzejewski P, Maciejewski A, Szymczyk C, Wierzgon J. Maxillary reconstruction using a multi-element free fibula flap based on a three-dimensional polyacrylic resin model. Pol Przegl Chir. 2012;84:49-55 pubmed publisher
    ..A procedure based on methods discussed here may be significantly shorter and more precise...
  34. Noffke C, Ngwenya S, Nzima N, Raubenheimer E, Rakgwale N. Gigantiform cementoma in a child. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2012;41:264-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The differential diagnoses, which include osteoma, ossifying fibroma and cementoblastoma, are discussed...
  35. Nakatani H, Hirose K, Matsumoto N, Yamakawa K, Kakigi A, Takeda T, et al. A totally implanted intra-arterial chemotherapy system for advanced maxillary sinus carcinoma. ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec. 2010;71 Suppl 1:116-22 pubmed publisher
    ..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...
  36. Nakayama T, Asaka D, Okushi T, Yoshikawa M, Moriyama H, Otori N. Endoscopic medial maxillectomy with preservation of inferior turbinate and nasolacrimal duct. Am J Rhinol Allergy. 2012;26:405-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We developed a newly derived surgical technique, endoscopic modified medial maxillectomy (EMMM), which enables preservation of the inferior turbinate and nasolacrimal duct...
  37. Sadri D, Yazdi I. Postradiation malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the maxillary sinus. Arch Iran Med. 2007;10:393-6 pubmed
    ..We, herein, report a case of malignant fibrous histiocytoma, which developed 17 years after radiotherapy of a carcinoma in the maxillary sinus...
  38. Iimura J, Otori N, Hatano A, Moriyama H. [Importance of tumor origin determination in selecting suitable surgery for treating inverted maxillary sinus papillomas]. Nihon Jibiinkoka Gakkai Kaiho. 2009;112:783-90 pubmed
    ..The tool essential for successful tumor removal is complete surgical resection so as our study demonstrates, the preoperative determination of tumor origin is important in selecting of the most appropriate surgical procedure...
  39. Bella Z, Torkos A, Tiszlavicz L, Iván L, Jori J. Cholesterol granuloma of the maxillary sinus resembling an invasive, destructive tumor. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2005;262:531-3 pubmed
    ..The patient has been symptom free since the operation. The pathogenesis of cholesterol granuloma is described, and the problems of establishing a diagnosis without preoperative histology are discussed...
  40. Lee T, Huang C, Chen Y, Chang K, Fu C, Chang P. Medially originated inverted papilloma. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2009;140:324-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the characteristics of medially originated inverted papilloma (MOIP) and compare them with laterally originated inverted papilloma (LOIP)...
  41. Matsuda H, Tanigaki Y, Yoshida T, Matsuda R, Tsukuda M. A case of metastatic hepatocellular carcinoma in the nasal cavity. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2006;263:305-7 pubmed
    ..He underwent radiation therapy with a total dose of 36 Gy, but he died of terminal liver failure. The possible metastatic route and prognosis of metastatic hepatocellular carcinoma in the sinonasal tract are discussed...
  42. Kawabe J, Higashiyama S, Torii K, Kurooka H, Hayashi T, Oe A, et al. Two cases of maxillary cancer with a similar clinical course and imaging findings but markedly different levels of FDG uptake. Clin Nucl Med. 2005;30:810-2 pubmed
  43. Singer S, Mupparapu M, Milles M, Rinaggio J, Pisano D, Quaranta P. Unusually large complex odontoma in maxillary sinus associated with unerupted tooth. Report of case and review of literature. N Y State Dent J. 2007;73:51-3 pubmed
    ..Although odontomas of this magnitude are rare, this case demonstrates the value of imaging, radiographic histopathologic diagnosis and surgical treatment planning prior to any definitive treatment...
  44. Hong Y, Hong J, Park C, Mun S. Nighttime facial pain induced by myxoma of the maxillary sinus: a case report. J Orofac Pain. 2011;25:170-3 pubmed
  45. Noguchi K, Urade M, Kishimoto H, Kuroda J, Moridera K, Sakurai K. Establishment of a new cell line with neuronal differentiation derived from small cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the maxillary sinus. Oncology. 2004;66:234-43 pubmed
  46. Chan Y, Guo Y, Tsai T, Tsay S, Lin C. Malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the maxillary sinus presenting as toothache. J Chin Med Assoc. 2004;67:104-7 pubmed
    ..Seventeen months after the surgery, the patient was clinically well without any evidence of local recurrence or distant metastasis...
  47. Zhang Q, Lin S, He F, Kang D, Chen G, Luo W. Water-filled balloon in the postoperative resection cavity improves dose distribution to target volumes in radiotherapy of maxillary sinus carcinoma. Chin J Cancer. 2011;30:786-93 pubmed publisher
  48. Prasannan L, Warren L, Herzog C, Lopez Camarillo L, Frankel L, Goepfert H. Sinonasal myxoma: a pediatric case. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2005;27:90-2 pubmed
    ..Myxomas should be differentiated from malignant sarcomas, in particular embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma, which can arise from the same location and require multimodality therapy consisting of surgery, irradiation, and chemotherapy...
  49. Singare S, Liu Y, Li D, Lu B, Wang J, He S. Individually Prefabricated Prosthesis for Maxilla Reconstuction. J Prosthodont. 2008;17:135-40 pubmed
    ..These cases show that the prefabrication of a prosthesis using modern manufacturing technology is an effective method for maxillofacial defect reconstruction...
  50. Smith L, Osborne R. Solitary fibrous tumor of the maxillary sinus. Ear Nose Throat J. 2007;86:382-3 pubmed
  51. Georgiou A, Walker D, Collins A, Morgan G, Shannon J, Veness M. Primary small cell undifferentiated (neuroendocrine) carcinoma of the maxillary sinus. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2004;98:572-8 pubmed
    ..Further investigation identified a locally advanced neuroendocrine carcinoma of the left maxilla. Despite radiotherapy and chemotherapy, the patient exhibited rapid tumor dissemination and died...
  52. Patel A, Davies S, Sandler P. The potentially fatal vascular anomaly and orthodontic treatment--a case report. Dent Update. 2004;31:230-2, 235-6 pubmed
    ..A case report is presented here where a patient with a complex palatal vascular malformation was successfully treated with fixed appliances. The problems encountered during treatment are discussed...
  53. Allison D, Bishop J, Ali S. Cytopathologic characteristics of SMARCB1 (INI-1) deficient sinonasal carcinoma: A potential diagnostic pitfall. Diagn Cytopathol. 2016;44:700-3 pubmed publisher
    ..As a result, this entity should be considered in the differential diagnosis for a plasmacytoid tumor arising in the sinonasal tract by FNA cytology. Diagn. Cytopathol. 2016;44:700-703. © 2016 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..