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RESEARCH ARTICLE

Nasomaxillary Swing - A Novel Approach for Bilateral Angiofibroma

Alok Thakar, Gaurav Gupta, Mohnish Grover

Keywords : Angiofibroma,maxilla,swing

Citation Information : Thakar A, Gupta G, Grover M. Nasomaxillary Swing - A Novel Approach for Bilateral Angiofibroma. Clin Rhinol An Int J 2009; 2 (3):33-36.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10013-1007

Published Online: 01-12-2009

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2009; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma (JNA) is a high-risk tumor of adolescent males. Choice of the approach should be based on the stage and site of the lesion. For complete removal of tumor, surgical exposure must be adequate. We here present a case of nasopharyngeal angiofibroma with intracranial and bilateral infratemporal fossa extension in which tumor was completely excised by nasomaxillary swing approach.


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