Orbital involvement in juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma: prevalence and treatment.

@article{Cruz2004OrbitalII,
  title={Orbital involvement in juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma: prevalence and treatment.},
  author={Antonio Augusto Velasco Cruz and Jo{\~a}o M C Atique and Francisco V Melo-Filho and Jorge Elias},
  journal={Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  year={2004},
  volume={20 4},
  pages={296-300}
}
PURPOSE To assess the prevalence of orbital invasion by juvenile nasoangiofibroma and to discuss its surgical treatment. METHODS A retrospective review of the medical records and tomographic scans of a case series of 19 patients with juvenile nasoangiofibroma was performed. All scans were reviewed by a radiologist and an orbital surgeon. The presence of the tumor was assessed in the pterygopalatine fossa, nasal cavity, nasopharynx, paranasal sinuses, inferior orbital fissure, orbit, and… CONTINUE READING