DISEASES OF THE NOSE, THROAT AND NASOPHARYNX : MALIGNANT TUMOR OF THE NOSE (CANCER, SARCOMA) - etiology, pathogenesis, symptoms and course of, recognition, prediction and prevention
Etiology and pathogenesis are unknown. Emanate mainly from the paranasal sinuses.
Symptoms and recognition. Unilateral nasal congestion, nosebleeds without anoscopically noticeable cause nose discharge with odor, decreased or loss of sense of smell, neuralgic pain, displacement of adjacent organs, eyes, hard palate, change the outer shape of the cheeks, nose. When the spread of the tumor into the orbit - ectoplasm, damage of the optic nerve. When rhinoscopy visible nodular tumor, bleeding, adherent to the surrounding tissues. The final nature of the tumor is established by biopsy, negative serological reactions.
Prediction of adverse.
The treatment is surgical with the subsequent application of radiant therapy. When the distribution process - only radiant therapy