Endoscopic resection of pleomorphic adenoma arising in the nasopharynx.

  title={Endoscopic resection of pleomorphic adenoma arising in the nasopharynx.},
  author={Jong Lyel Roh and Bong Jin Jung and Ki Sang Rha and Chan Ii Park},
  journal={Acta oto-laryngologica},
  volume={125 8},
Pleomorphic adenoma is the commonest benign tumor of the salivary glands. It has rarely been reported arising in the nasopharynx. A pleomorphic adenoma originating from the left lateral wall of the nasopharynx was found in a 61-year-old female who presented with nasal obstruction and intermittent epistaxis. It was successfully removed by combined transnasal and transoral surgery under endoscopic visualization. Endoscope-guided surgery may be helpful for the complete resection of benign… CONTINUE READING

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