Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the paranasal sinuses: retrospective series and review of the literature.

@article{Michel2013AdenoidCC,
  title={Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the paranasal sinuses: retrospective series and review of the literature.},
  author={Guillaume Michel and M. P. Joubert and A S Delemazure and Florent Espitalier and Nicolas Durand and Oliver Malard},
  journal={European annals of otorhinolaryngology, head and neck diseases},
  year={2013},
  volume={130 5},
  pages={257-62}
}
OBJECTIVES Adenoid cystic carcinomas (ACC) are rare malignant tumours arising in the major and minor salivary glands. Involvement of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses is rare and poorly described. The purpose of this study was to define the clinical and prognostic criteria of ACC of the paranasal sinuses based on the review of a series of 25 cases. MATERIAL AND METHODS Single-centre retrospective study of 25 cases of ACC of the paranasal sinuses managed between 1998 and 2011, evaluating… CONTINUE READING