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RESEARCH ARTICLE

Giant Esthesioneuroblastoma: Is There Any Scope of Endoscopic Approach?

Mohnish Grover, Rupa Mehta, Ashok K Gupta, Ramandeep S Virk, Gogia Grover

Keywords : anterior skull base,cribriform plate,Esthesioneuroblastoma,kadish stage

Citation Information : Grover M, Mehta R, Gupta AK, Virk RS, Grover G. Giant Esthesioneuroblastoma: Is There Any Scope of Endoscopic Approach?. Clin Rhinol An Int J 2010; 3 (1):31-34.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10013-1023

Published Online: 00-04-2010

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2010; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Esthesioneuroblastoma is a rare neoplasm of nose & paranasal sinuses and anterior skullbase. Management includes either radiotherapy or surgery or both. Surgical management can be done by external neurosurgical approach (i.e. craniofacial resection) or endoscopic approach. In the present case report we present our experience of the management of an extensive esthesioneuroblastoma kadish stage C treated by endoscopic excision and postoperative radiotherapy.


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