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Sino-orbital Plasmacytoma: A Rare Entity

Sandeep Bansal, Ashok K Gupta, Anand Subash

Keywords : Multiple myeloma, Plasmacytoma, Sino-orbital neoplasms

Citation Information : Bansal S, Gupta AK, Subash A. Sino-orbital Plasmacytoma: A Rare Entity. Clin Rhinol An Int J 2017; 10 (3):163-165.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10013-1332

License: CC BY-ND 3.0

Published Online: 01-06-2018

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2017; The Author(s).


Tumors of plasma cell origin are termed as plasmacytomas. They can be primary or secondary. Primary tumors are invasive locally and do not metastatize. Involvement of the eye and orbit is very rare, and only few cases have been reported around the globe. We outline the case of a 48-year-old male, who presented with primary plasmacytoma of the maxilla and orbit, and how it was managed using the combined approach technique.

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