Adenocarcinoma of ethmoid sinus: an occupational disease.

  title={Adenocarcinoma of ethmoid sinus: an occupational disease.},
  author={Gabriella Bimbi and Marcos Saraceno and Stefano Riccio and Gemma Gatta and Lisa Licitra and Giulio Cant{\'u}},
  journal={Acta otorhinolaryngologica Italica : organo ufficiale della Societa italiana di otorinolaringologia e chirurgia cervico-facciale},
  volume={24 4},
Sinonasal tumours, particularly those of ethmoidal origin, are rare neoplasms, of which adenocarcinoma is the most frequent histotype in Europe. The association between sinonasal malignancies and exposure to wood or leather dusts has been widely documented, however, the precise tumour site and histology has seldom been reported. In the present study, exposure to wood or leather dusts was investigated in 499 patients diagnosed with sinonasal tumours, who were treated at the Head and Neck Surgery… CONTINUE READING


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