Hemangiopericytoma-like intranasal tumors. A clinicopathologic study of 23 cases.

  title={Hemangiopericytoma-like intranasal tumors. A clinicopathologic study of 23 cases.},
  author={J Compagno and Vincent J. Hyams},
  journal={American journal of clinical pathology},
  volume={66 4},
The clinical, microscopic, and gross pathologic features of 23 cases of intranasal hemangiopericytoma-like tumors are reviewed and studied. When in the nasal cavity, these lesions often originated in a paranasal sinus and extended into the nasal cavity secondarily. They occurred most commonly in adults in the sixth and seventh decades of life; there was no significant sex predilection. Twenty-two of the 23 patients were Caucasian. These patients most commonly had symptoms of nasal obstruction… CONTINUE READING