Polymorphic reticulosis limited to the upper aerodigestive tract--natural history and radiotherapeutic considerations.

@article{Smalley1988PolymorphicRL,
  title={Polymorphic reticulosis limited to the upper aerodigestive tract--natural history and radiotherapeutic considerations.},
  author={S Rachelle Smalley and R E Cupps and Josdalyne A Anderson and Duane M. Ilstrup and Thomas J. McDonald and Louis H. Weiland and R D DeRemee},
  journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics},
  year={1988},
  volume={15 3},
  pages={599-605}
}
Polymorphic reticulosis (PMR) is a specific clinicopathological entity which commonly presents as an aggressive, necrotizing lesion of the upper airway. It is a separate nosologic entity from Wegener's granulomatosis, though its site and aggressive nature has lead to confusion in the distinction between these two different processes. Although radiotherapy… CONTINUE READING