A Rare Case of Recurrent Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of the Nasal Vestibule

  title={A Rare Case of Recurrent Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of the Nasal Vestibule},
  author={Vladimir Bedekovi{\'c} and Miro Leventi{\'c} and Boris Jelavic and Robert Troti{\'c} and Mihael Ries and Mirjana Kosti{\'c} and Tomislav Lauc},
  booktitle={Case reports in oncological medicine},
We report a rare case of a large recurrent mucoepidermoid carcinoma (RMEC) in an 81-year-old female smoker, which has originated in the right nasal vestibule. The recurrent tumour was inadequately treated for 6 years. It was a slow-growing tumour for 3 years and then began to enlarge at a higher pace. In the next three years it has covered a large part of the face. The patient had refused any medical treatment. The tumour caused breathing and swallowing difficulties. Because of the profuse… CONTINUE READING

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