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aesthesioneuroblastomas meaning

  • [Medicine]
    A malignant olfactory neuroblastoma arising from the olfactory epithelium of the superior nasal cavity and cribriform plate. It is uncommon (3% of nasal tumors) and rarely is associated with the production of excess hormones (e.g.,SIADH,Cushing Syndrome). It has a high propensity for multiple local recurrences and bony metastases. (From Holland et al.,Cancer Medicine,3rd ed,p1245; J Laryngol Otol 1998 Jul;112(7):628-33)

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