Cancer of Maxillary Sinus/Paranasal Sinuses-Symptoms-Diagnosis-Treatment-Prevention

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Latest Publications and Research on Maxillary Sinus Cancer

Br. J. Cancer  2013 Apr 4  

Tumour-suppressive microRNA-874 contributes to cell proliferation through targeting of histone deacetylase 1 in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.

Nohata N, Hanazawa T, Kinoshita T, Inamine A, Kikkawa N, Itesako T, Yoshino H, Enokida H, Nakagawa M, Okamoto Y, Seki N

1] Department of Functional Genomics, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba, Japan [2] Department of Otorhinolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, Chiba University Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba, Japan.

Background:Our recent studies of microRNA (miRNA) expression signature demonstrated that microRNA-874 (miR-874) was significantly downregulated in max... Read More

Source: PubMed

Laryngoscope  2013 Apr 1  

Sinonasal adenoid cystic carcinoma: Comprehensive analysis of incidence and survival from 1973 to 2009.

Sanghvi S, Patel NR, Patel CR, Kalyoussef E, Baredes S, Eloy JA

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Newark, New Jersey, U.S.A.

OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS: Sinonasal adenoid cystic carcinoma (SNACC) is a rare malignancy that most commonly arises in the maxillary sinus. Characteristi... Read More

Source: PubMed

HNO  2013 Mar 22  

[The simultaneous appearance of three uncommon tumours.]

Brandstätter J, Gall S, Chavan A, Ermert L, Scriba D, Hoppe F

Klinik für Hals-, Nasen- und Ohrenkrankheiten und Plastische Operationen, Klinikum Oldenburg gGmbH, Rahel-Strauss-Str. 10, 26133, Oldenburg, Deutschland,

A 70-year-old woman presented with nasal obstruction and pain projecting onto the left cheek. The face seemed asymmetric including exophthalmus on the... Read More

Source: PubMed

Case Rep Otolaryngol    

Maxillary antrolith: a rare cause of the recurrent sinusitis.

Shenoy V, Maller V, Maller V

Department of ENT and Head, and Neck Surgery, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Mangalore, Karnataka 575001, India ; Department of Otolaryngology, Kasturba Medical College Hospital, Manipal University Attavar, Mangalore, Karnataka 575001, India.

Introduction. An antrolith is a calcified mass within the maxillary sinus. The origin of the nidus of calcification may be extrinsic (foreign body in ... Read More

Source: PubMed

Head Neck Oncol    

The reconstruction of head and neck defects with the submental island flap.

Xuwei D, Jian X, Xueqin L, Xianjie Z, Jianbo Y, Wei L, Ligen M

Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Cancer Center for Guangxi Medical University, Nanning, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China Department of Hospital Infection Control, Cancer Center for Guangxi Medical University, Nanning, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China * Corresponding authors Emails:;

The aim of our report is to evaluate the outcomes of the submental island flap reconstruction for defects after ablation in patients with head and nec... Read More

Source: PubMed

Case Rep Otolaryngol    

Two Cases of Small Cell Cancer of the Maxillary Sinus Treated with Cisplatin plus Irinotecan and Radiotherapy.

Tsukahara K, Nakamura K, Motohashi R, Sato H

Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Tokyo Medical University Hachioji Medical Center, 163 Tate-machi, Hachioji, Tokyo 193-0998, Japan.

Background. Small cell carcinoma (SmCC) in the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses is very rare, and definitive therapies have not yet been established... Read More

Source: PubMed


Extraosseous plasmacytoma of the lacrimal duct.

Malinvaud D, Badoual C, Rubio MT, Halimi P, Bonfils P

Department of ENT and Auditory Research Laboratory, Formation Associée Claude Bernard and CNRS UMR 8194, Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou, Faculté de médecine Paris V, Université René Descartes, Paris, France.

Extraosseous plasmacytoma (EOP) is a rare plasma cell proliferative disorder that commonly affects the head and neck region. We report the first case ... Read More

Source: PubMed


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Cancer along with sinus can be really a very bad situation.Both cancer and sinus are very hard to tackle.Usually people mistake
sinus symptoms as the headache and so it becomes a major issue in detecting the sinus.Hence the situation worsens and further leads to serious consequences.

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