Management of pterygoid venous plexus hemorrhage during resection of a large juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma: a review of 27 cases.

@article{Chang2013ManagementOP,
  title={Management of pterygoid venous plexus hemorrhage during resection of a large juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma: a review of 27 cases.},
  author={Lin Chang and Yi Zixiang and Fang Zheming and Lin Gongbiao and Li Zhichun and Zhang Rong and Zhou Aidong and Lan Shuzhan},
  journal={Ear, nose, & throat journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={92 4-5},
  pages={204-8}
}
We retrospectively reviewed the cases of 27 patients who experienced intraoperative bleeding during resection of a large (Fisch type III or IV) juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma (JNA). Of this group, 16 patients had a type III JNA and 11 had a type IV tumor. The degree of hemorrhaging during excision of these JNAs varied greatly among individual patients… CONTINUE READING